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. 18 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

    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 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

    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

    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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