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Asthma can develop in childhood, in adolescence, and, as I have
experienced, later in life as an adult. However, the only type of asthma
that has been linked to shortened height is asthma that develops during
I remember how fantastic it felt when the orthopedic doctor told my
mother I would be about 6-feet 8-inches tall at full growth. I would
tower over everyone around me in just a few years. His prediction ended
up falling about four inches short.
Doting parents often wonder just how tall their little ones will grow.
According to Dr. Alex Roche, adult height can be predicted using a
simple mathematical equation using parent height, current child height
and current child weight.
When I was born my dad was 6’4 and my mom was 5’2. They always joked through my infancy that I was either going to
be a perfectly normal height or I was going to take on one of their
abnormal height characteristics.
Is it safe to be at a high altitude during pregnancy?