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Top 3 Benefits Of Choosing Height Lengthening Surgery in the USA

Did you know that most surgeries that are performed in other countries, including limb lengthening surgery are not regulated like they are in the United States? If you are considering coming to America to undergo height lengthening surgery, you are making a wise choice.

There are many reasons why you should consider coming to America to have your limb lengthening surgery. Let’s look at the top three.

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Topics: Height Lengthening, Height Surgery, Orthopedic

Leg Deformities That Can Be Corrected by Limb Lengthening

Leg deformities affect the quality of life for many people. Limb deformities can be present at birth, the result of illness or accidents, or can come on later in life. Deformities can even be caused by a limb fracture that did not heal correctly.

There are several types of deformities that can cause pain and discomfort as well as influence the way people look and feel. If you or a loved one suffer from a leg deformity – now there is a surgical procedure that can offer you a  permanent correction. 

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Topics: Limb Discrepancy / Limb Lengthening

Can I Grow Taller with Exercise and Vitamins?

We live in a world filled with perceptions. Many people perceive that taller people are more important, successful and better looking than those who are below average in height. This is especially true for men.

Perceptions can be true and when it comes to height. Shorter people are sometimes passed over for promotions by their taller counterparts. Taller people hold more top executive positions. Dating can be unsuccessful for shorter men. Here comes another perception – the tall, dark and handsome stereotype. No wonder being tall is on the wish list for many people. Men and women.  

Many people want to add inches to their height. There is an abundance of false information on the internet about ways to grow taller. Try not to fall for the false advertisements. There are claims that taking certain vitamins will add inches to your height. There are also claims made that participating in various exercises (usually with the purchase of expensive equipment) will make you grow taller. None of these will add inches to your height.

It’s true, there are some ways and things you can do that will give you the perception of being taller. Is it possible to grow taller? Unfortunately, nothing will actually MAKE you grow taller besides limb lengthening surgery.

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Topics: Height Lengthening, Height Surgery, Height Awareness, Height Confidence

The STRYDE Weight Bearing Nail Versus PRECICE 2 Limb Lengthening Nail

Limb lengthening surgery was originally developed to lengthen and straighten limbs for people with dwarfism and limb deformities. It is now available for cosmetic surgery to give added height to people who want to become taller.

The techniques for limb lengthening began in the early 20th century. With that being said, it wasn’t until the 1950s that understanding of the body’s own ability to regenerate, that devices were developed to take advantage of it this amazing process.  

The process behind limb lengthening surgery is amazing – and with new technology it has become a less invasive procedure with a shorter recovery period. The STRYDE limb lengthening nail technology has taken the procedure and the recovery process to an entirely new level.

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Topics: Height Lengthening, Height Surgery, Limb Discrepancy / Limb Lengthening, Orthopedic specialties

Confidence and Your Height

It is hard to believe that height makes a difference in how you are treated and even the degree of success you achieve – but it is true. Height is associated with power, we ‘look up’ to people who we think are superior (both figuratively and literally).

Even though adult height isn’t usually determined as a child, children understand the liabilities of being the shortest kid on the team at a very young age. Nicknames are hard to shed. Being called a shorty can stick with boys and girls long after the name-calling actually stops.

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Topics: Height Confidence, Height Happiness, Height Awareness

Introducing The Groundbreaking New PRECICE And STRYDE™ Limb Lengthening System

Getting taller may be a dream that you’ve had – but you didn’t realize it could be made into a reality. You may have heard about limb lengthening surgery – but you didn’t realize that new technology has made the surgery itself less invasive, and the recovery much easier than it was in the past.

Being a short person can complicate your life in so many ways. From having to ask for help to reach something from a high shelf to being passed over for dates and promotions. It is a proven fact that taller people are more highly regarded in many situations. If you’ve always felt self-conscious about being short – read on. You might find that you can become taller with this amazing surgery.

Thanks to the new technology of PRECICE STRYDE™, limb lengthening surgery has been transformed into a more non-invasive surgery. The outcome of this cosmetic surgery is an increase in your height by adding several inches. It is done by lengthening the long bone(s) of the leg.

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Topics: Limb Discrepancy / Limb Lengthening, Height Lengthening, Height Surgery

5 Myths About Cosmetic Height Lengthening

Over the years, there have been many new and amazing developments when it comes to the methods and processes used in limb lengthening surgery. Once thought of as a procedure exclusively for correction of leg discrepancy and deformities, has now become a popular cosmetic surgery for people who want to become taller. This is the procedure that will add inches to your height. 

If you have heard about this life-changing procedure, you may have also heard some of the misinformation and myths that go along with it.

In order to dispel some of this misinformation, let’s start with how the procedure is done.

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Topics: Height Lengthening, Height Surgery, Height Awareness, Limb Discrepancy / Limb Lengthening

Think Twice Before Considering Limb Lengthening Surgery in Foreign Countries

You’ve done all the research you think you need to do on the procedure that can add inches to your height – right? Now you’re trying to figure how it will fit into your budget. Since it is a cosmetic procedure, most insurance companies won’t pay for it, so it may be tempting to look out of the U.S. to have your procedure done.

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Topics: Height Lengthening, Limb Discrepancy / Limb Lengthening, Height Surgery

Unhappy with Your Height:  Here’s How You Can Grow Taller

Yes - height matters! The only people who don’t think it does are people who are above average in height.  The world looks differently to those who are above average in height. Short people are always looking up, and tall people are continually looking down on those shorter than them – both literally and figuratively.

The teasing for being short may start at a young age. Being short in stature may cause children to be made fun of and suffer bullying as early as elementary school. This type of abuse can continue on through high school and even into adulthood. Hurt feelings over a period of time can result in sadness and a feeling of hopelessness.

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Topics: Height Awareness, Height Happiness, Height Lengthening, Height Confidence, Height Surgery

Not Just For Men:  Short Women And Cosmetic Height Lengthening

Men may be more vocal about their problems with being shorter than average than women are. But it’s not just men who are struggling with being short. Women find being short a problem in their professional, social and personal lives.

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Topics: Height Lengthening, Height Surgery, Height Awareness, Height Happiness, Height Confidence

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