Skip to content

Information and Resources

Human Growth Hormone (HGH) Directory

Human growth hormone is a hormone that aids the body in growth and development in children and teens. Some people have a deficiency in human growth hormone. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how human growth hormone is used by the body, why it's important, and much more.

Medical Reference


Thumbnail: Supersized Kids, Diminishing Health

In a Bit More Than a Decade, the Number of Overweight Children Has Doubled in Many Racial Groups

Read Full Article


Expert Commentary

News Archive

Hot Topics

WebMD Video: Now Playing

Click here to wach video: Dirty Truth About Hand Washing

Which sex is the worst about washing up? Why is it so important? We’ve got the dirty truth on how and when to wash your hands.

Click here to watch video: Dirty Truth About Hand Washing

Popular Slideshows & Tools on WebMD

Solutions for 19 types.
MS Overview
Recognizing symptoms.
pregnancy test and calendar
Helping you get pregnant.
man rubbing painful knee
A visual guide.
lone star tick
How to identify that bite.
woman standing behind curtains
How it affects you.
brain scan with soda
Tips to avoid complications.
row of colored highlighter pens
Tips for living better.
human lungs
Symptoms, causes, treatments.
woman dreaming
What Do Your Dreams Say About You?
two male hands
Test your knowledge.

Pollen counts, treatment tips, and more.

It's nothing to sneeze at.

Loading ...

Sending your email...

This feature is temporarily unavailable. Please try again later.


Now check your email account on your mobile phone to download your new app.

Women's Health Newsletter

Find out what women really need.