Medically reviewed by Mr T K Sankar - Consultant Plastic Surgeon and Chief Medical Officer for The Harley Medical Group
Boobs come in all shapes and sizes, and if you have overly large breasts then you’ll know how heavy and uncomfortable they can be. But did you know that heavy breast problems can actually impact your health too?
Big boob problems can include back pain, neck pain and rashes, as well as a number of lifestyle issues such as unwanted attention and difficulty in finding clothes that fit well. Thankfully, these are not things that you have to just live with, as there are a number of solutions available – such as a breast surgery.
If you are at the very start of your research journey and are weighing up whether a breast reduction procedure could have a positive impact on your quality of life, read on to find out more about common problems with larger breasts in our latest blog.
If you have heavy boobs, you might be interested to know what causes large breasts. Here are some of the most common reasons why you might have overly large breasts:
Unfortunately, having large breasts can cause a number of problems, including:
If you suffer from large boobs health problems, you’ll be pleased to know that you don’t have to put up with this unnecessarily, as there are a range of treatment options available – both non-surgical and surgical:
If you suffer from embarrassment as a result of your breast size, pain in your back or neck or even rashes, and would like to feel more comfortable with your breast size, then breast reduction surgery is worth considering.
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At The Harley Medical Group, we understand that for many women with large breasts, they can be a cause of poor body confidence and self-esteem – not to mention pain and discomfort. However, with the help of our team of breast specialists, heavy breasts are not something that you have to suffer with – and you’ll also receive the highest level of care and expertise too!
If you’d like to give your confidence a boost and make back and neck pain a thing of the past, as well as deep shoulder strap marks from ill-fitting bras, then we are here to help you get the results and look that you want.
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