There’s a clinic named Ilizarov Scientific Centre in far off Siberia where doctors can actually make you a few inches taller! Hold on. Now don’t start packing your bags and dream about a taller you. The process is anything but pleasant. It’s a long procedure where doctors break a few bones near the knee and then put some metal pins so that the bones don’t meet, which leads to new bone growth. It takes anywhere from 3 months to a year to complete this process. Besides, the process is supposed to be extremely painful and costly too.

The clinic seems to be pretty famous too. Around 10,000 patients have found their way to this clinic in the past decade!. The fearsome contraption is known as Ilizarov Frame . Now, if you were to be short, would you dare to go for this painful technique?

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