• Question: why do men have nipples?

    Asked by charobyn to Emmanuel on 21 Jun 2013.
    • Photo: Emmanuel Amabebe

      Emmanuel Amabebe answered on 21 Jun 2013:

      Men have nipples because they have breasts. The difference is a man’s breasts are far smaller than those of a woman because of the amount of fat in them. Also the difference in size is as a result of some hormones eg oestrogen.