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Are there foods I can stop eating to reduce my gynecomastia?

Are there foods I can stop eating to reduce my gynecomastia?

Eat Organic: Most meats and other foods commonly consumed today have large doses of antibiotics and hormones with feminizing effects. Also avoid consumption of large doses of alcohol and definitely avoid marijuana (a known cause of gynecomastia). ...Read more

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Dr. Tom Pousti
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Male Breast Enlargement (Definition)

Gynecomastia, or enlargement of the male breast gland, can be due to hormone, imabalances, medications, age, or genetics. It is a medically treatable condition - see a board-certified plastic surgeon for the different options. These can include liposuction, direct excision of the glandular tissue, and even excision of ...Read more


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Does herballife product helps to reduce gynecomastia?

Does herballife product helps to reduce gynecomastia?

No : No medications no herbs will reduce gynacomastia only surgical procedure or liposuction will. ...Read more

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I have gynecomastia I am 19 years. I am just 5'2''. Please how to reduce gynecomastia if doesn't goes. Mine is really quite big. Help..!!!!!

Gynecomastia: Best is to seek ONLY IN PERSON opinions from boarded Plastic Surgeons. There are a few types of "Gynecomastia" 1. Fatty, 2. Glandular, 3. a combination. Either liposuction of some type or excision are the surgical options. But a complete workup is advised including endocrine. Good Luck. ...Read more

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Gynecomastia, maybe btwn grade 1 or 2.Have it since i was 14yrs.Anything serious? How do I reduce it?Will exercise work?And if yes then which exercise?

Gynecomastia, maybe btwn grade 1 or 2.Have it since i was 14yrs.Anything serious? How do I reduce it?Will exercise work?And if yes then which exercise?

Time for a visit: Pubertal gynecomastia will occur in 1/3 to 1/2 of males ; generally last about a year before fading.Intensity varies from small lump to generous boobs.Overweight kids can appear to have it from just fat accumulation.If present after 3 years, surgical removal of the glandular tissue ; liposuction of any associated fatty tissue will do the job. ...Read more

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Does Calcium D-Glucarate reduce Gynecomastia?

Gynecomastia: As far as I know the medication is used in breast cancer but not in gynecomastia. You might see a plastic surgeon to reduce your breasts ...Read more

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What is a good diet and exercise to do to reduce gynecomastia?

What is a good diet and exercise to do to reduce gynecomastia?

Not Necessarily: True gynecomastia will not improve with direct and exercise. However, if adipose tissue is a component of the increased breast size, improve and maybe seen with weight loss. If symptomatic and/or aesthetically displeasing, surgical correction of gynecomastia can be worthwhile. Treatment is individualized depending on the specific patient's situation; involves direct excision of glandular tissue.. ...Read more

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Will DIM (Diindolylmethane) reduce the effects of Gynecomastia?

Diindolylmethane has: been touted for a variety of disorders, but there is NO scientific information that it helps any medical problem, and has potential risks. Gynecomastia doesn't have "effects", it is an effect, caused by a variety of medical problems, most commonly in males by weight gain and/or testosterone administration. Check w/your doctor - not tv, friends or internet scams. ...Read more

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Does ensure powder have estrogen and does it cause gynecomastia? It seems to be the case: http://www.Menshealth.Com/nutrition/s (around 3rd page).

No and no: Ensure products have no estrogen, but do contain soy, which has been thought to have estrogen-like effects in men. But, per livestrong.Com, "no research has shown that soy isoflavones can produce effects similar to pathologically high estrogen in men. A 2011 analysis of clinical data in the journal "fertility & sterility" found no effects of soy products or isoflavones on male sex hormones in men. ...Read more

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Will taking testosterone reduce my gynecomastia?

Will taking testosterone reduce my gynecomastia?

No: Excess testosterone (t) is converted into estrogen which then exacerbates gynecomastia (male breasts). So taking t won't help you. Instead, check your estrogen level and block conversion of t into estrogen w/aromatase inhibitor such as anastrazole (prescription breast cancer drug). Of course, diet & exercise help, too! less fat = less gyno. Plastic surgeons can help when all else fails. ...Read more

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Dr. Joseph Mele
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Enlarged Male Breasts (Definition)

It is also called by some as Moobs (Man Boobs). During the puberty time many teenage boys develop breasts. But it goes away within three years in most of them. Also a few develop them due to hormone problems or overweight. The answer for that is ...Read more


Dr. Tom Pousti
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Gynecomastia (Definition)

Gynecomastia is the growth of breast tissue in boys and men. This is due to the imbalance of the ...Read more