Gynecomastia Reduction Questions & Answers

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I am 5’ 8” 200 lbs and 6% body fat. Throughout my life I have competed in 5 bodybuilding competitions. I hate to say it, but recently my chest has felt fat. No matter what exercise I perform nothing seems to help. I fe...
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I’m a pretty in shape 28 year old guy but I used to be overweight. I think that along with my genetics have left me with some pretty unattractive man boobs. What are my best options to get rid of them and make sure the...
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I’m a 33 year old guy with puffy, pointy nipples. It looks odd because I’m physically fit. So I want to get rid of my cone shaped nipples without effecting other parts of my chest. Is it possible for men to have...
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I'm the mother of a teenage son who, I'm concerned, may have pubertal gynecomastia. He is 13 and though he swears he doesn't, I'm afraid he's smoking marijuana. I can't say that he's done it a lot but I'm pretty sure h...
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I’ve been considering gynecomastia surgery for some time now. I’m definitely a bit overweight, probably by about 40 lbs for my height (220 lbs). Is there an ideal weight I should be trying to get to before undergoing s...
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For how long after the surgery for his gynecomastia will my husband have to wear a compression garment? He will be having his surgery in early June and he's concerned that maybe he should wait until the fall so that hi...
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My son is almost 14 and definitely seems to be going through puberty. He's never been overweight but he's always had a tendency toward chubbiness. He's been growing taller which should help with the chunkiness because ...
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What do I need to look for to tell if what's going on with me is that I have, unfortunately, 'man boobs' or if I have that condition called gynecomastia? That's all I want to know to start. What are the distinguishing f...
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How long after gynecomastia surgery do I have to wait before I can start lifting and working out my chest again?
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I have this condition called gynecomastia and it's really embarrassing. I have tried all the exercises in the world and my chest doesn't change a bit. I don't know if you can help, but what am I suppose to do to get ri...
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I don't consider myself as being obese, but somehow I have man boobs. I mean, except for my "breasts", I'm not a particularly fat person. What makes this particularly frustrating, is that there seems to be no way for m...
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I think it's well known that most men are actually less tough than women when it comes to tolerating pain. So, I have to admit I'm terribly scared of how much the gynecomastia will hurt the moment I wake up from anesth...
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My question is how much would it cost to have surgery to correct gynecomastia? Does it depend on the severity of the condition? Thank you. (I'm asking on behalf of a friend.)
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I'm a 42-year old male and I'm afraid that I might be developing gynecomastia. I haven't seen my doctor yet because I'm hoping I'm wrong and that I can deal with it on my own. I've started doing chest exercises in the ...
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If yes, what can I do to solve this issue? Should I address it to the same doctor? It's been over an year since I had the gynecomastia surgery, he may not even remember me. Can it be solved in a non-invasive way, with ...
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I have an unbelievably embarrassing chest. How can a man develop such awful nipples? I'm not even overweight and my breasts looks like I eat only at McDonald's. I didn't even have the courage to add some photos under a...
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I've always been chubby. I remember being the tallest and almost the heaviest boy in the class. Back then, this was an advantage because no bully had the courage to mess with me. As I grew up, I realized I've been overw...
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