- Q Can male menopause be treated?
Dr. Lionel Bissoon, Alternative & Complementary MedicineMale menopause can easily be treated by a physician who is skilled in treating this condition. There are several options available to men, which includes over the counter supplements, medical and surgical options. Nutritionally, there are several options... Full Answer
- Q Is there such a thing as male menopause?
Dr. Michael Roizen, Internal MedicineMen don’t get hot flashes, but they may get too cool, at least when it comes to sexual desire. As men age, their testosterone levels take a slow-motion nosedive, and sexual desire, including the ability to get an erection, can fizzle. Unlike... Full Answer
- Q How common are enlarged breasts in men?
Dr. Arthur Perry, Plastic & Reconstructive SurgeryBreast growth in men is more common than one might expect. It is a hidden, embarrassing deformity. Men with large breasts wear shirts all the time, even on the beach. About 18,000 men underwent surgery to reduce the size of their breasts in 2005. Full Answer
- Q What causes gynecomastia?
Dr. Arthur Perry, Plastic & Reconstructive SurgeryMale breast growth, technically called gynecomastia, occurs in half of men at the time of puberty. It can be humiliating and prompt teasing. At a time when teenagers are beginning to grow beards, the last thing a boy wants to grow is a breast.... Full Answer