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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. 13 People

    I Do - 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...
    OliverR OliverR 13-15, M 2 Responses Sep 9, 2010

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    I Have A Growth Hormone Deficiency! - im 16 but i look like im 13 nobody believes me when i say that im 16.
    ilovealexescudero ilovealexescudero 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 26, 2010

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    I'm 14 And I Just Found Out Today. - Hey, since i now know what i have i guess i should share my story. Up until age two i was a rather large baby. But then my parents started to...
    iamshortandsad iamshortandsad 18-21, M Jan 4, 2013

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    22 Going On 23, Still Look Like A 10-12 Yr Old - I'm 22 going on 23 and I have the body of a 10-12 year old child. Including having micro-phallus. I get teased and treated like a...
    Farkam Farkam 26-30 May 7, 2013

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    I'm 15 And I Have Growth Hormone Deficiency - My story... Sort of a weird thing to write about. However, I guess I just feel like I should talk about it. When I was about three, my...
    darkfairy207 darkfairy207 13-15 2 Responses Apr 20, 2012

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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...
    qpwoeiru2317 qpwoeiru2317 41-45, M 1 Response Dec 25, 2013

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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...
    alias0703 alias0703 22-25 2 Responses Nov 2, 2010

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    Hello. I'm glad to find a few others with hypopit. I am 46 and was just diagnosed with idopathic after 15 years of off and on symptoms. My endocrinologist believes the cause is...
    artistdeb artistdeb 46-50, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    Adrenal Fatigue, Hypothyroidism, Heavy metal toxins, elevated melatonin, low vitamin D, food intolerances Its best to start from the beginning, so here goes….I have been a...
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    Yet I don't always feel that it has to come just from traditional means. Education is a wonderful tool and I have a degree, but I have learned more from my life experiences than I...
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    LED plant lights illuminated advantage in agriculture 1 , bio-energy -efficient Plant photosynthesis light is not absorbed sunlight all the ingredients , the main advantage is that...
    ledgrowlight ledgrowlight 26-30, F Mar 26

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    My hormones are so imbalanced and for once in my life I had a regular period....but that lasted one cycle. I am now twelve days early taking a BC pill and parlodel....and I am now...
    runforyourlife912 runforyourlife912 22-25, F Mar 21

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    ************ Ptousel person he divest himself of the true meaning of his life, parting I do not understand is Maine or Emeti or how and why, parting Walker Petbt between idea and...
    EvilBoys EvilBoys 16-17, M Mar 23

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    Population growth in the city was fairly slow until the first couple of decades of the twentieth century. For instance, it wasn't until 1922 that the city reached the hundred...
    bnsshop13 bnsshop13 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I am posting here because I am not sure if what I am going through is normal for a cyst. My period in February was almost a week early and afterwards I had some discharge with...
    jessicanessa jessicanessa 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    I was just diagnosed with Forestier's Disease or DISH...Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosisin in my lower spine. I've had weakness in my legs, lower back for the past 4...
    halley888 halley888 46-50, F Mar 26

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    I'm Talking Like My Mom Hormone therapy for me has included both testosterone blockers and estrogen. My doctor says that "testosterone blockers help me look like a woman...
    Trisha60ts Trisha60ts 61-65, T 2 Responses Apr 5

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    Thinking of leaving this forum as don't seem to have much replys from VLCAD people but if anyone does message regarding VLCAD and I don't reply straight away, I do have a face book...
    Gemh28 Gemh28 31-35, F Apr 5

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    Hey everyone, I was on the pill twice and both times I was an emotional wreck and just felt really awful. Hormones aren't for me, so I decided to go on the copper IUD. I googled...
    Grace28071993 Grace28071993 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    She just turned 14 in January. Her name's Quinn. Im like 3 years and a month older then her because my bday is in December. I love her alot and want to protect her but since she is...
    LandonS LandonS 16-17, M Mar 18

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    WE LOVE YOU YET WE SAW YOU NOT.... We love you yet we know you not Your fleeting presence ne'er forgot Yet even in your so short stay You brought such joy along the way. We'll...
    progeo progeo 51-55, M Apr 2

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    Psychology says: Narcissists build an inner shrine to themselves where they self-aggrandize to an extraordinary degree so that they can feel intrinsically superior to all others...
    rcp10 rcp10 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 8

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    For transgender people. I REALLY don't mean to offend, I'm just curious and want to know more, so I sincerely apologize if I sound ignorant in any way. I'm trying to clear up my...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 17

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    This is by far the dumbest thing my hormones have put me through. It's one thing to crush on somebody out of your league, but it's a whole new level of pathetic when the person...
    LordSphinx LordSphinx 13-15 Mar 19

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    I found this site so please give advice if you have any. I am currently 19 years old. I am really short. 4'9 to be exact. I was the tallest in my class kindergarten through 2nd...
    veryshort4 veryshort4 18-21, M Mar 25

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    Boy oh boy I've been feeling all these weird feelings too, tonight I realized that the last and only time I felt so alone and lost empty... I was as a child of 12 or 13.,. The...
    Sandalfoot Sandalfoot 46-50, M Mar 29

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    For the past 7 or so years I have been stuck in a strange cycle of internal feelings. there will be periods where I feel natural in my own body as a young male and attracted to...
    elementzero elementzero 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 31

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    I have pcos and insulin resistance and have had it seine I was 5 years old. I can't believe it. Years of suffering through horrible acne that's incurable by even proactive. I have...
    peacelovejoy123056 peacelovejoy123056 16-17, F Mar 31

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    Have any of you ever been pregnant after your diagnosis? I am pregnant now and my symptoms of endo have been really bad. I heard that it grows more quickly with the pregnancy...
    TylersGirl18 TylersGirl18 18-21, F Apr 3

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    Have you ever thought about how indescribably large the universe is? The galaxies? Stars? Planets? Black holes? And here we are, on one planet, in one solar system, in one galaxy...
    VakreLivet VakreLivet 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    As I type this tonight, I find myself wishing I could turn back the clock and yet i realize that we are all here in this moment for a reason. From me writing this to you reading...
    PeterBGood PeterBGood 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 5

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    TTC Supplies- Wow, so I've been researching things that typically are needed for TTCing (Trying To Conceive), and let me tell you... This stuff costs almost as much as having the...
    IcySongBird IcySongBird 16-17, F Apr 6

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    TTC Supplies- Wow, so I've been researching things that typically are needed for TTCing (Trying To Conceive), and let me tell you... This stuff costs almost as much as having the...
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    TTC Supplies- Wow, so I've been researching things that typically are needed for TTCing (Trying To Conceive), and let me tell you... This stuff costs almost as much as having the...
    IcySongBird IcySongBird 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    See, I want one, then I don't because I'm too selfish. Like, I need an ETA on how long I'm going to have to watch a baby. Or anything for that matter. I'm fairly impatient and...
    CharleeLuv CharleeLuv 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 7

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    I always tend to have crushes on guys around me that I hardly talk to. At the worse times its several guys at once. These infatuations are quite annoying to deal with. I've had so...
    Celstie Celstie 13-15, F 6 Responses 2 days ago

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    I don't think I'd ever tell anyone but I might as well. I have Schizoaffective Disorder which, in a basic definition, it's like Bipolar and Schizophrenia, some people have...
    PitchDaffy PitchDaffy 22-25, F 11 hrs ago

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    My husband has been drinking every single day for the last 17 years. I can count on one hand the number of days he has gone without drinking in the last 10 years. Two months ago I...
    MrsElizabeth MrsElizabeth 31-35, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    Just because I like this..... The Type Sarah Kay If you grow up the type of woman men want to look at, you can let them look at you. But do not mistake eyes for hands. Or...
    BloviatingBuffoon BloviatingBuffoon 70+, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I'm making a list of "Things I’m proud of about myself." Thus far, there is only one item on the list (the inspiration for the list in itself). It may not seem like much to you...
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    I know this sounds weird and even sick to others ... but for me its one thing I have always wanted ... I have always wanted to have as many children that I can physically possible...
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    I have a question for everyone :) So I was diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome a few years ago and am aware about it for a while now. Lately, however I have been having random...
    EurydiceKallos EurydiceKallos 16-17, F 3 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    I was born with one leg shorter than the other and had a couple of leg lengthening ops which never worked. Im now 29 and have been suffering with severe back pain which spreads...
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    FOR MEN WHO LIKE TROPHY WOMEN: The prettier they are the more psycho they are... only in the most rare cases will you find the one who isn't.. even then she still requires a lot...
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    Yes, I sometimes do. I sometimes, but only some times, want to have an illicit affair, with all of the things that comes with this. And when I say this, of course, because it is me...
    Lgl700 Lgl700 51-55, M 13 hrs ago

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    Since, childhood i have been waking up at 6am in the mornings :) i have the habit of combing my hair always and looking my self into the mirror, i always saw myself pretty with my...
    shlproy123 shlproy123 26-30, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    I find it impossible to love myself, and I don't know why. I have had an amazing upbringing with supportive parents and a great life, but every moment of my life I'm putting myself...
    LeavesOfSunshine LeavesOfSunshine 13-15, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    1.) When people chew with their mouth open or talk with their mouth full. 2.) I don't care how old they are, but it really ticks me off when someone is disrespectful. 3.) When...
    DoveBreath DoveBreath 26-30, F 10 hrs ago

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    The past year I have been attacked by my anxiety it is now the only constant I have. My depression was under control when this round of anxiety started doc said I need to get my...
    CaptPetemoss CaptPetemoss 41-45, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    Give a man a fish & feed him for a day Teach him to fish & you feed him for a lifetime. Many people set out into the world to help everyone and end up never really helping anyone...
    OnewithJC OnewithJC 36-40, F 7 hrs ago