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Bones grow more at night or rest

Sep 29th 2012 at 1:41 AM

Scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Veterinary sensors placed on the legs of lambs to monitor bone growth in animals. The 90 percent of bone growth occurred while the animals slept or rested, according to the study published in the Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics.


"Observed this discontinuity in the growth pattern, but what was really interesting was that the bones were growing only when the animals were lying, and only grew when standing or moving," said study author Norman Wilsman grow taller 4 idiots..


Said Wilsman reason was that growth plate cartilage consist located at the ends of the bones which are compressed when walking or standing still, thus preventing growth. When the animal is lying down, the pressure on the growth plates decreases and bones grow.


The author of the report, Kenneth Noonan, said: "This is a study that suggests that growth is continuing Health info


Previous research has shown that growth in children occurs in leaps. Children sometimes complain of intense pain during the night that occur due to limb lengthening find where the growth plates, Wilsman said. There is no treatment for these pains.

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