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Teen Gynecomastia: Are Hormone Tests Needed?

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If you’re a teen with gynecomastia, you and your parents may be wondering what kind of medical evaluation to seek. Should you worry that your man boobs signal something is really wrong? Should you have your hormones tested? We have been treating guys with man boobs in New York for a great many years, and … »

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Real Patient Question: Articles to Convince Parents?

Real Patient Question: Articles to Convince Parents?

We spotted a post in the gynecomastia.org forum the other day—a young man was asking for help with articles to convince his parents that surgery could be appropriate. With more than three decades of experience with gynecomastia in New York, teen man boobs very much included, we have some resources and ideas to offer. It … »

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Posture Prescriptions from your Peers

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Once you have male breast reduction surgery, your problems will be over, right? It’s true that most of our New York man boob patients are elated after their procedure and feel they have a new lease on life. Some also find there are a few changes they want to make. Many develop a desire to … »

Monday, December 4, 2017

Does Fast Food Cause Moobs?

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“Man Has Surgery To Remove Breast, Doctors Blame Fast Food,” an online headline stated just last week. Just one problem: fast food does not cause man boobs. Admittedly, it can be tricky to pinpoint the cause of gynecomastia in many cases and doctors still have much to learn about the condition. But in this day … »

Monday, August 14, 2017
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