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Does caffeine really stunt your growth?

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January 16, 2010 12:00AM

No, it is an urban myth.

I'm shorter than my friend(used to be taller) and i have caffeinated tea every single day but i doubt it is because of that. I have a 5"7" dad and a 5"8" mom, she has a 6"2" dad and a 5"3" mom so our height difference is probably due to genes from parents.