Welcome to The Human Growth Foundation

The Human Growth Foundation is a voluntary, non-profit organization whose mission is to help children, and adults with disorders of growth and growth hormone through research, education, support, and advocacy. The Foundation is dedicated to helping medical science to better understand the process of growth. It is composed of concerned parents and friends of children and adults with growth problems, physicians, and other interested health professionals.

This website contains information pertaining to disorders of growth, growth hormone, and related endocrine or metabolic issues. We hope to update this site monthly. Visit us often for knowledge and experiences in the area of human growth and development. For more information concerning these subjects, please join HGF and the HFG Discussion Forums: HGF PEDS for parents, and HGF ADULTS for adults. Submissions, comments, or questions for consideration in publishing on this website are welcome. Please contact the Webmaster for details.