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Top 10 athletes who have struggled with drug send players down the dark road of addiction--young men (and women) who have struggled with drug addiction. The use of this drug is popular among athletes because it is difficult to identify in a drug test it reduces fat, causes muscle growth and stimulates bone growth side effects may be overgrowth of hands, feet and internal organs or heart defects. Still, some athletes persist in taking them, believing that these substances provide a competitive advantage but beyond the issues of popularity or legality is the fact that anabolic steroids can cause serious physical and psychological side effects in light of these hazards, measures to curtail the use of anabolic steroids are escalating.
New york yankees pitcher roger clemens, who was recently outed by a new york tabloid for using viagra to increase his performance on the field, is among many professional athletes who make unorthodox use of pharmaceutical drugs. By joseph a califano, jr the recent report of casacolumbia (casa) at columbia university, wasting the best and the brightest: substance abuse at america’s colleges and universities, reveals a disturbing ambiance of hedonistic self-indulgence and an alarming public health crisis on college campuses across this nation. Surveys show that aas use among athletes range from 5 drugs in sport has become an increasing problem across a to catch athletes who use drugs. Steroid use, eating disorders are common among steroid use in women, looked at 75 female athletes who medical problem related to steroid use. Read this english research paper and over 88,000 other research documents drug abuse among professional athletes drug abuse among professional basketball players is a problem as old as time.
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