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How does aging affect my level of human growth hormone (HGH)?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
As your body ages, you start producing less human growth hormone (HGH). By the time you’ve hit middle age, you’ve lost about 85% of the HGH you produced when you were a teen and an additional 2% every year thereafter.
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