Why Am I Shorter Than My Dad (2024)

1. 18 y/o and shorter than my dad | Page 4 - AnandTech Forums

  • Aug 31, 2005 · The standard rule is that if you're a guy, and you're not 3 inches taller than your mom, then your growth hormones are malfunctioning. Go google ...

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2. Did you grow taller than your father? - Forums - MyAnimeList.net

  • Feb 28, 2023 · I am shorter than my dad. On the bright side, it means less back pain for the future. A short mom will influence height of the offspring.

  • I always thought it was natural for a male to grow taller than his father and for a female to grow taller than her mother, but I guess it all comes down to who you inherit the genes eh? I'm bad at genetics NGL. What is your case? Are you significantly taller than your parents or you're just shorter? I grew 1 inch taller than my dad so I probably inherited his genes, and I guess this is the average eh?  Edit: Some typos on my pool I'm tired.

3. Anyone else shorter than their dad as an adult? - Tall Men Chat

  • Dec 31, 2015 · They're no longer shorter than my Dad because as he's gotten older, he's shrunk. I know one of the twins was self conscious about his size (or ...

  • Is anyone else here besides me still shorter than their dad as an adult? I'm 18 and 5'9", and my dad towers over me. I figure I can't be the only one who is experiencing this.

4. Is Height Genetic? Why and Why Not? - Healthline

5. Are you taller than your parents? - ResetEra

  • Oct 27, 2021 · Yup I'm 6'2" and mom & dad are both shorter. Granted, the men on my mom's side of the family are very tall, so I guess I get it from there.

  • The lady that I went on a date with is fairly petite (5'2") and mentioned that none of her siblings are taller than her father (and her sisters are also shorter than her mom), which I found pretty interesting. At 6'2, I'm taller than both my parents (my mom being 5'8 and my dad being 5'10), and...

6. "Boys are always taller than their mothers" - DC Urban Moms and Dads

  • There is regression to the mean, so a tall mother might have a shorter son. There is a formula that pediatricians use to guess adult height, and it does vary by ...

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7. My Dad was shorter than his Dad. I am about as tall as him (Grandfather).

  • Jan 21, 2020 · I got the serious short-genes. My dad is 6'2". I'm 5'9" and my brothers are both under 6' as well.

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9. I hate being shorter than my younger brothers - Outgrown - Groups.io

  • I don't know how this happened but I'm 18 and I'm only 5'8". It doesn't make sense when my dad is 5'11", but that isn't the worst part.

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10. Tired of being shorter than my dad and brothers | Tall Men Chat

  • Dec 12, 2020 · This is something of a rant so forgive me if this is an inappropriate place for it. I know given my age and that I'm still growing, ...

  • This is something of a rant so forgive me if this is an inappropriate place for it. I know given my age and that I'm still growing, it's silly for me to complain about being shorter that my dad and older brothers. (Currently, I'm 6'4" and my dad and 2 older brothers are all 6'9".) But I'm...

11. Are you taller then your parents? | Page 2 - DISboards.com

  • Apr 14, 2006 · I had the shortest parents in the world... my Mom was 5' and my Dad was 5'5" and I AM SHORTER THAN THEM!!! :rotfl2: My son is 6 ins taller than ...

  • My dh's very unscientific theory is that sons will always be at least one inch taller than their fathers. I try to tell him that's a bunch of bologna but he doesn't want to hear it. I think it's just wishful thinking on his part, I'm short (5'3'') and his mother is shorter than me, so we've...

12. Are Celiacs Much Shorter Than Parents?

  • Aug 31, 2008 · I am about the same height as my father, only maybe 1 inch (or less) shorter ( I am 20 years old by the way). For those who's growth is ...

  • So at what height relative to your family member is considered short stature in the medical sense? Short stature due to disease or health problem not genetic. I know the most accurate way is to look at the growth chart. But I don't have one. Let's say if someone is shorter than his father by a lo...

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