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Gynecomastia

Man Boobs: Gynecomastia in Teens and Young Men -- An Embarrassing Condition

Robert Tornambe, M.D. | Posted 06.28.2015 | Style
Robert Tornambe, M.D.

Gynecomastia is the enlargement of a male's breasts secondary to various factors. It occurs in adolescence because of temporary hormonal imbalance of ...

3 Reasons Why Bra Brands Should Welcome Men With Breasts

Elisabeth Dale | Posted 01.13.2015 | Healthy Living
Elisabeth Dale

The bra industry could welcome this new group of bra wearers because of the very real medical reasons why men need to wear bras. As one 45-year-old male said, "it's about time that the world is accepting that men also have boobs, and some need to wear a bra."

Gynecomastia and My Traumatic Day at the Beach

Lorne Jaffe | Posted 09.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Lorne Jaffe

It took 10 years post-gynecomastia surgery for me to go to the beach and take off my shirt because I still felt those now phantom breasts and stares.

Advice for Guys Who Wear Bras

Elisabeth Dale | Posted 03.12.2014 | Style
Elisabeth Dale

Guys who wear bras generally do so for one of two reasons. Some simply enjoy wearing women's lingerie. But another group, whose numbers may be increas...

Is There A Link Between Doobies And Man Boobies?

Posted 01.23.2014 | Weird News

Pot-smoking dudes, beware: That joint you're toking may be causing your breasts to blossom. In a post for CNN on Thursday, Detroit-based plastic su...

Inside Psychiatry: Anxiety Over Antipsychotic Drugs

Dr. Peter Breggin | Posted 09.27.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Peter Breggin

Richard A. Friedman notes in a recent New York Times article that by any standards, atypical antipsychotics are overprescribed. But he leaves out two groups that are especially vulnerable to abuse by these chemical agents: the elderly and children.