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Man boobs - or gynecomastia as its known medically - affect half of all men, according to research published in the Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine. But how is it caused, and what can you do to mould your moobs into hard muscle? Research shows that if you lose a little fat and tweak your hormonal imbalances you'll be on the right track.
Enlarged breasts in mena condition known as gynecomastia, is very common among newborn and adolescent boys, as well as men ages 50 and older. It is caused by a hormonal imbalancetypically resulting from decreased testosterone, increased estrogen, or some combination of the two. Because it sure impacts mental health.
I swear. Ford is dressed in a pair of black pants and a slate blue T-shirt that shows off his buff mid section. But that T-shirt also reveals the shadow of what has to be a manzeer, in the parlance of Seinfeld.
Sex, sunbathing by the pool, charging into battle on horseback — there are certain things in life that are best enjoyed without a shirt on. Regardless of how you grew them, your man-nary glands can be remedied. Of all the indignities age thrusts upon your body, a sudden swelling in your chest might be the toughest to stomach.
With gynecomastia, tissue inside the breast glands grows. This can cause female-appearing breasts. Gynecomastia guy-nuh-koh-MAS-tee-uh is an increase in the amount of breast gland tissue in boys or men, caused by an imbalance of the hormones estrogen and testosterone.
And there may be accompanying discomfort or tenderness. Photo: Pexels. Weight gain is the most common reason why men grow boobs. Photo: Unsplash.
Yes, men do have breasts — even milk ducts. For the vast majority of men, the breast tissue does not develop like it does in women due to high testosterone levels during puberty. There are several medical conditions that can cause breast enlargement in men.