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I Have Growth Hormone Deficiency

A Growth Hormone Deficiency anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Growth Hormone Deficiency. You're not alone. 17 People

    Ever since I was a kid I was always the short

    one, the kid that looked like he belonged in at least 2 grades under what I was actually in. My sophomore year of high school I found that I was growth hormone deficient and I was going to be taking shots up until I reached my biological potential or basically when I want to...
    SpenceDawg SpenceDawg 18-21, M Oct 10, 2014

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    I have growth hormone deficiency. It's apparently not uncommon, but sometimes I feel so alone. I'm only 4'10", which is pretty short compared to other guys my age. I take growth hormone shots, but they haven't been helping much yet. My doctor says I need to give it time and...
    OliverR OliverR 13-15, M 2 Responses Sep 9, 2010

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    I Had A Growth Hormone Deficiency...

    I am a 25 year old female but I look more like I am 18 or 20 years old. When I was in middle school, I found out I had a growth hormone deficiency and I had to have growth hormone injections to grow. I was always very small for my age and looked much younger than the other...
    alias0703 alias0703 22-25 3 Responses Nov 2, 2010

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    I have been "shy" most of my life,

    a loner until high school when I started playing sports. I have been diagnosed with social anxiety and depression. I have been treatment resistant - ECT treatments. I have been treated for about 10 years for low testosterone, but it didn't do much for the fatigue and lethargy. I...
    qpwoeiru2317 qpwoeiru2317 41-45, M 1 Response Dec 25, 2013

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    Jasmine992 Jasmine992 22-25, F Apr 11

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    I have just been diagnosed with PCOS a week ago, I'm terrified!! I am in constant pain all the time, feel sick after eating and wish to stay in bed all day!! I don't have acne or...
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    I have this. I can't believe it. I don't want it. I feel ashamed. I feel like if I tell people I have this they will either say, oh yes pms, no big deal. Hormones. OR they will say...
    angelania angelania 31-35, F 5 Responses Apr 7

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    I am twelve and 5'5. I know that's kind of tall, but i want to grow more so i wanted to not stunt my growth with my diet. Here's what i found: Foods that may stunt your growth...
    wouldbehockeyplayer wouldbehockeyplayer 61-65 1 Response Apr 18

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    I'm thinking about starting hormones anyone want to pm me about your experience with hormones
    Horseofdiffcolor Horseofdiffcolor 22-25, T 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    when me ex decided she and I should not be lovers, she started me on hormones so I would look less manly and act more feminne. I also started developing a female body and...
    donn2 donn2 61-65, M 3 Responses Apr 3

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    Using herbal hormones is better than everyone makes it out to be. Phytoestrogens (plant estrogens) are considered to have an anti-estrogen effect. But, if you take enough of them...
    ResidentGoddessAstraea ResidentGoddessAstraea 18-21 3 Responses Apr 22

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    I saw a lady selling home made toffee chocolate stuff by the side of the road and I stopped to try it. It was really good so I bought some and she offered to show me the process...
    sunnyone13 sunnyone13 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 5

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    Hope this helps someone. Between the ages of 16-21 my daughter has struggled with this terrible problem. Every shower or bath was agony for an hour or so after . We visited...
    leokatmom leokatmom 56-60, F 2 Responses Apr 10

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    My life was relatively okay before puberty had to throw a shît ton of hormones at me. Now, I'm moody, hungry 24/7, and can't stop thinking about doing a hot guy. To top it off, I...
    Casualdeviant02 Casualdeviant02 18-21, T 1 Response Apr 11

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    yep. sounds just like me. last night was bad. always sneaking up on me and trying to meas with my brain, but I caught it on time with the help of u ppl! it's trying to ruin my...
    cicemice cicemice 26-30, F Apr 17

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    With heavy painful periods and horrible head aches all together at once is agonizing. I wish I were born male on those times of the month. I know it is only for a time but it seems...
    jamielove7777 jamielove7777 26-30, F Apr 24

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    Been a strange week, been really restless lately and feeling weird… I don’t know what it is or why… it’s hard to explain its not a anxiety feeling, not stress nor a depress...
    LittleMilwee LittleMilwee 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 24

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    I just got my blood test results. I'm still pregnant. I guess that explains my mood swings. I have a nice glow must be all that estrogen working on me.
    december2010 december2010 41-45, T 5 Responses a week ago

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    It has been very depressing suffering from this annoying condition . You try everything and the hair grows back . I keep looking for cures and find none . I see men with smooth...
    KerryBlack KerryBlack 36-40, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I had a d&c on December 5th after a missed miscarriage. I was heart broken but eager to get pregnant in February or March .. A month after my d&c the pathology results arrived to...
    ldha ldha 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Nothing is making sense. I can't believe what my reality has become. I can't believe what I am right now, even though I've always felt inside that I deserved better. I've been a...
    somniatorlupus somniatorlupus 18-21, M Apr 3

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    As soon as I start trying to express my hurt, I am being told that pain is good for spiritual growth yet when others are in pain I am expected to emotionally support them. I try to...
    rockingentleman rockingentleman 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 9

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    In my late teen's & 20's I used to have to tell myself "You're more of a woman than she'll ever be!" just to keep sane. Enjoying your private happiness in your desire (pretending...
    1unhappyboy 1unhappyboy 46-50 1 Response Apr 10

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    In the years since I researched and wrote Mean Mothers, I’ve talked to women about our shared experiences. Every woman’s story is different, of course; perhaps the greatest...
    rescueme99 rescueme99 41-45 4 Responses Apr 11

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    Loving yourself, in my opinion, is one of the most important and difficult hurdles one can hope to jump over. Without self-love, what's to stop one from despising themselves and...
    unimportantname unimportantname 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 12

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    I was born lucky. No doubt about it. I grew up in rural England and whilst my family had no great wealth or status, it was a safe, stable and supportive home environment in which I...
    treborsniknej treborsniknej 56-60, M Apr 16

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    I can't help it. I've always been the tallest/biggest girl in my class and all my friends took dance and or been in some sport while I just focused on my studies more and my...
    awayfromlife awayfromlife 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 19

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    I dreamt i grew another finger, a thumb finger to be specific. It was disgusting cause it was actually a fungal growth and has taken the form of a thumb! It was reddish and huge...
    itcheru itcheru 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 22

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    As a child I grew up in a household with an alcoholic father, who was very much a dictator in the household, had anger problems, consistently cheated on my mom and would get into...
    CountryPrincess88 CountryPrincess88 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    I have told a few close friends, male and female, about my crossdressing habit. The most recent was about a year ago, when my wife (Jill) and I went out to Maspalomas, a small town...
    AmandaCarrington AmandaCarrington 56-60, T 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Hops are the future for phytoestrogens. They are said to make the perfect hair loss remedies and to cause "depression in men". Finishing/aromatic hops pellets are what you want...
    ResidentGoddessAstraea ResidentGoddessAstraea 18-21 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I am a RN, retired due to Lupus Cerebrits, now a VetTech am 53 yrs old. Just 2 mos ago, Feb 27, 15, I was at my boyfriends house and had a severe headache, neck pain and was not...
    Brandycordi Brandycordi 51-55 2 days ago

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    I have been busy and don't ever what to experience that feel for long durations again. Busy-ness, importance, and productivity are not synonymous. I know a lot of people take pride...
    Elsahen Elsahen 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Is there anyone out there who has EMM and gets it vaginally, orally and maybe even in their eye a little (I have kerastitis now, which can also be a symptom). I'd love to hear...
    alycat926 alycat926 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    Just A Rambling Thought In all the past lives I can remember, I was just a cog in the works. I was never a major player, famous, mentioned in lore, or written about in history. I...
    PastPilot PastPilot 51-55, M 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    My secret is that I have a strong infatuation for a 17 year old guy. I do not want to expose his true name, so let's call him A. A is the sweetest guy I have ever met. We met in...
    newcomer1023 newcomer1023 13-15, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    I believe i have... I am struggelning with these thoughts... Impulses. I could just end it, jump infront of that train.... Or it would feel so good to cut... To feel something...
    lynnewolf99 lynnewolf99 16-17, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    I gave my 10yr old step daughter some advice a month or so back and have only noticed now how much of it she took onboard. Things are so much better and her anxiety and guilt have...
    stormmistress stormmistress 31-35, F 6 hrs ago

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    I am honestly experiencing a heart break.I have never been in love before, I've never been in a relationship before either. I don't even want to be in love with her, I don't want...
    Someonequiet17 Someonequiet17 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    ive managed to reach a state or sense of much more peacefulness, not complete peacefulness, but its enough to be able to cope with dealing with myself through life a bit better...
    wezamuntkee wezamuntkee 36-40, M 7 hrs ago

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    I used to have a close friend here. We're so close to the point that I told her my very own secret. I trust her but due to some weird and unexplainable circumstance we stopped...
    SaccharineRose SaccharineRose 13-15, F 6 hrs ago

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