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Becoming a Gynecomastia Specialist

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One of the most interesting questions we’ve ever fielded on gynecomastia.org was from a medical student. The student wondered how plastic surgeons decide to give the procedure a focus in their practices and asked for input on how to become a specialist. Are these valid questions patients could ask when evaluating prospective cosmetic surgeons? We … »

Sunday, November 25, 2018

Exercise and Man Boobs: A Different Story

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At last! An article on a website for men acknowledging that exercise won’t get rid of man boobs! Unfortunately, the piece we found on mensxp is unusual. If you perform a search on terms related to exercise and man boobs, you’ll find page after page of articles advocating certain lifts and other maneuvers that are … »

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Steroids and Gynecomastia: Some Thoughts

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If a substance is a known cause of gynecomastia, or man boobs, you shouldn’t take it, right? Seems simple enough, but for some folks it’s not that easy. Certain heart medications can cause breast growth in men, for instance, but the health benefits of taking them outweighs that possible side effect for those with a … »

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Male Nipples 101

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For many of our male patients in New York, gynecomastia is the main complaint. But we also see plenty of guys who are unhappy with their nipples, areolas or both. Fortunately, most conditions that bother men can be treated—read on to find out what you need to know about male nipples. Nipple Makeup The term … »

Monday, February 20, 2017

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