Tag Archives: Gynecomastia
Posted on 05. Apr, 2013 by CSG.
Open a newspaper, flick through a magazine or turn on the TV and you’re sure to find a plastic fantastic celeb that’s had a nip here and a tuck there. Cosmetic surgery is all the rage these days, but what’s everyone having done? Let’s find out more: Craig Revel Horwood Strictly Come Dancing is back [...]
Posted on 11. May, 2009 by Valerie.
Gynecomastia is another term for enlargement of the breast tissue in males. The condition is caused when fatty tissues swell in the chest. It can occur on one or both sides of the chest and can be related to diet, testosterone levels, or a side effect of some medications.
Posted on 27. Feb, 2009 by Valerie.
Gynecomastia is a nasty-sounding word that simply means an overgrowth of breast tissue in a boy or man. By itself, gynecomastia is not a serious medical condition, although it can be a symptom of underlying illness. Sometimes the tissue can be tender or painful, but the social pain caused by gynecomastia can be psychologically devastating.