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Dating and Moobs

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Does having moobs affect a guy’s dating life? Of course there’s no one answer to this question, unless the answer is, “It all depends.” It depends on the individual man: his particular case of man boobs, his overall self-esteem and other factors. But it’s probably fair to say that moobs impact the way most guys … »

Friday, August 1, 2014

Testosterone for Moob Control?

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If out-of-whack hormone levels are behind many cases of gynecomastia, a guy could try taking extra testosterone to reduce his man boobs, right? Wrong. It may sound like a logical solution, but it’s actually a very bad idea to fool around with hormones. The endocrine system is called a system for a reason-it’s complex and … »

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

How Bad Are My Man Boobs?

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How bad are my man boobs? How does my case look in relation to other patients you treat? These are frequent questions we field from men with gynecomastia in the NY area. The shortest answer we can give is, “If they bother you enough to consider surgery, they’re bad.” We always go on to a … »

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Alternatives to Gynecomastia Surgery

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Are there ways to treat moobs without surgery? As a recognized “go-to” source of information about enlarged male breasts, we field this question often from the media and from patients in NYC. Gynecomastia-the medical term for moobs-shows up in men young and old, trim and overweight, wealthy and not-so-wealthy. We understand that not everyone is … »

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

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