Archives for February2015

TAYLOR HOOTON FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES FIRST ANNUAL ALL-STAR GALA: MLB Commissioner Emeritus Allan H. “Bud” Selig To Receive Foundation’s Inaugural Legacy Award

McKinney, TX (February 27, 2015) – The Taylor Hooton Foundation, widely acknowledged as the leader in the advocacy against appearance and performance enhancing drug use by the youth of America, proudly announces its First Annual All-Star Gala – “One Glamorous Night.”  The Gala dinner will be held on March 28, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.… Continue Reading...

Brett Gardner joins Taylor Hooton Foundation team: Takes a strong stand against PEDs

Brett Gardner

TAMPA, Fla. — Against the back wall of the clubhouse, along the same row of lockers that houses Alex Rodriguez, sat the member of the New York Yankees who has made the biggest stand against drugs. Brett Gardner agreed to serve on the advisory board of big leaguers set up by the anti-doping advocate, Don Hooton, who fired A-Rod as his advisory board of one when Rodriguez was suspended for staging a long series of chemically-aided magic shows.… Continue Reading...

18 Months in Prison for Chemist in Baseball Steroids Case

A chemist working out of his suburban South Florida garage was sentenced Wednesday to 18 months in prison for supplying banned performance-enhancing substances to a clinic whose customers included professional baseball players such as New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez.

Paulo Berejuk had hoped for probation and home confinement after pleading guilty in December to conspiracy to distribute testosterone.… Continue Reading...

UFC: Joe Rogan suggests ‘high possibility’ that Fedor Emelianenko was using steroids

Now that former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight titleholder Anderson Silva has been popped for steroids, no mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter is beyond reproach when it comes to speculating who is (or was) on the juice.

That includes Fedor Emelianenko, according to Joe Rogan.

The UFC color commentator suggests “The Last Emperor” may have suffered significant shrinkage after the fall of PRIDE, based solely on physical appearance in between fights against Kazuyuki Fujita (2003) and Anotnio Silva (2011), something that is usually attributed to end of a steroids cycle.… Continue Reading...

UFC 184: Ronda Rousey Tells Cris “Cyborg” to Stop Taking “Steroids and Make Weight”

Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey may be scheduled to fight Cat Zingano at UFC 184 this Saturday, but the bantamweight champ continues to field questions about Invicta featherweight champ, Cris “Cyborg”.

While it didn’t look like Rousey-“Cyborg” would happen for a while, more recently, things have been looking up in that respect. After “Cyborg” called off her plans to move to 135, UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta reopened negotiations with the former Strikeforce champ, with the hope that a bout with Rousey would transpire at some juncture.… Continue Reading...

UK: ‘Rising number’ of young men using steroids in London

The Home Office says 60,000 people use steroids in the UK, but the health watchdog claims the number is far higher

The number of young men using steroids in London is rising on a “regular basis” a drugs charity has warned.

South Westminster Drug and Alcohol Service said an increasing number of young male clients were seeking support for anabolic steroid use.… Continue Reading...

FDA Recall: “Male” Pills contaminated with steroids and other undeclared pharmaceutical ingredients

 

Product Detail

Product Description Biogenix USA Male Pill capsules, packaged as a bulk product in clear plastic bags.
Recall Number F-1325-2014
Classification Class II
Code Info All lots within expiry and distributed prior to August 2013
Product Distributed Qty
Reason For Recall The dietary supplements have the potential to be contaminated with undeclared steroids, pharmaceutical ingredients and/or chemical additives due to lack of GMPs.
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Roger Clemens vs. Brian McNamee: The case moves forward at a snail’s pace

On the day that Yankee pitchers and catchers reported to spring training, Roger Clemens reported to the courthouse in Brooklyn.

The former Bombers fireballer made a surprise appearance Friday in Brooklyn Federal Court during a status conference in the hard-fought, long-running defamation case filed against him by his former personal trainer, Brian McNamee.… Continue Reading...

Despite 2 positive drug tests, Anderson Silva Denies Steroid Use; Refuses to Apologize

After testing positive in two drug tests, Anderson Silva still claims that he did not use steroids ever in his life, thus the lack of apology from the fighter.

The UFC middleweight champion tested positive for steroids in drug tests conducted last Jan. 9 and 31. Yahoo Sports said he was declared clean on a Jan.… Continue Reading...

Failed Drug Tests Mean Anderson Silva Is No Longer the Greatest of All Time (Opinion)

Anderson Silva (Dave Mandel/Sherdog)

by Corey Smith

The greatest of all time. Regardless of the sport, no argument is more likely to last all night and day than this particular debate. Until recently, only three MMA athletes — Georges St-Pierre, Fedor Emelianenko and Anderson Silva — had a legitimate claim to the title. But in light of Silva failing multiple drug tests for everything from performance-enhancing steroids to anti-anxiety meds, where does the Brazilian belong in the debate?… Continue Reading...