Category Archives: Older Men

Testosterone and Gynecomastia

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We field lots of questions about testosterone online at gynecomastia.org and in our New York man boobs consultations each year. Guys know that hormones and moobs are related in many cases, and they want to know how. Some men have the idea that perhaps a self-prescribed supplement might banish their enlarged breasts—we hope that’s not … »

Monday, August 16, 2021

Impossible Man Boobs

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The latest gynecomastia “tempest in a teapot” should have been easy to predict: The Impossible Whopper can cause man boobs! This kind of hysteria happens all too often these days, thanks to the internet and social media. Here’s how this one came about, as far as we can tell. First, a South Dakota veterinarian, writing … »

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Idiopathic Gynecomastia: What Does it Mean?

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If you have enlarged male breasts, like thousands of guys we’ve treated for man boobs in New York over the years, you’ve probably learned some new words. “Gynecomastia” is one, the medical term for your condition. Another new word you might be interested to know is “idiopathic.” Merriam-Webster defines it this way: arising spontaneously or … »

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

My Case of Man Boobs: How Bad Is It?

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One of the most frequent questions we read in the forums on gynecomastia.org and answer in consultations is: how bad is it? Over the years we’ve treated man boobs in New York, we’ve realized there are several questions behind that first one. Guys are trying answer many things for themselves, such as: Does my chest … »

Thursday, May 18, 2017
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