Hoot’s Corner

Steroid abuse ‘off the scale’ as ‘bigorexia’ afflicts increasing number of men

A health expert has warned of an off-the-scale demand for ‘bodybuilder drugs’ in Greater Manchester.

Police made 1,488 seizures of steroids across the region last year – almost double the previous year’s total of 799.

So-called ‘needle shots’ of steroids can cost as little as £2. And their use is now said to extend well beyond bodybuilders, with police officers, security guards, and even builders turning to the drugs.… Continue Reading…

Chris Weidman Says He Would Not Be Surprised If UFC Fighters Were On Steroids

Vitor Belfort

Current UFC Middleweight Champion Chris Weidman spoke with Fight Hub TV in a really short interview about two things. His former enemy and former Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva, does Weidman miss fighting Silva? Also his take on recent comments that Vitor Belfort had to say about UFC Fighters on Steroids.

Check out the interview down below.… Continue Reading…

UFC fighter Cris “Cyborg” Justino attacked for steroid use

UFC female bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey continues to take shots at Cris “Cyborg” Justino, despite Justino still not being signed to a contract with the promotion. Rousey, who meets Alexis Davis later this year at UFC 175, discussed her feelings on Cyborg and her previous steroid use with Yahoo! Sports.… Continue Reading…

Yankees’ Brett Gardner joins Taylor Hooton Foundation to educate young athletes on dangers of steroid use

The last time Don Hooton had a New York Yankee involved with the Taylor Hooton Foundation – which is devoted to educating the youth of America about the dangers of performance-enhancing drug use — the relationship ended awkwardly, following Alex Rodriguez’s 162-game ban in connection with the Biogenesis scandal.

Monday, three-and-a-half months removed from telling the Daily News about his “bewilderment” over A-Rod’s situation, Hooton was understandably elated to talk about Yankee outfielder Brett Gardner, after a press release announcing Gardner is joining the foundation’s new advisory board.… Continue Reading…

Cris ‘Cyborg’ Is ‘Not Even a Woman Anymore’ from Steroid Use (per Ronda Rousey)

Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has no love lost between herself and Cristiane ”Cyborg” Justino, and she has shown no problem in vocalizing that sentiment to fight fans.

However, never has the “Rowdy” one gotten as heated on the subject as she did in an interview with Yahoo Sports’ Kevin Iole, where she went off on a tangent over Justino’s failed drug test for anabolic steroids back in January 2012.… Continue Reading…

New drug risk as users chase the perfect body

Healthy pursuits such as running, cycling and visiting the gym are now well and truly part of the mainstream, no longer minority interests. But as people become more focused on their body image, a worrying new trend has emerged.

Sheffield’s Arundel Street Project sees seven new clients each week who are regular users of steroids or performance-enhancing drugs, used to build up muscle mass, smoothen skin or even give the appearance of a golden tan.… Continue Reading…

Another cop accused of dealing steroids

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. —West Palm Beach Mayor Jeri Muoio spoke publicly for the first time Wednesday about the former city police officer accused of running a drug-trafficking ring.

DeWitt McDonald dealt anabolic steroids from his offices in Lake Worth and Wellington, and he may have forged prescriptions of the doctors who worked at his clinic, according to arrest documents.… Continue Reading…

Healthy alternatives for increasing testosterone (without steroids!)

Fitness guru Rich Clarke gives his views about the dangers of steroids

Fitness guru Rich Clarke gives his views about the dangers of steroids

SOUTH Wales has been dubbed the steroid capital of Britain in the past, and as far as I can tell from the gyms I use, anabolic steroids are still a very popular choice for men in these parts.

The benefits are well documented but the dangers are often not talked about.… Continue Reading…

Steroid bust in Hamilton, Canada

The two young men arrested in a multi-agency bust on a drug lab operation may have been surprised, but at least one of their Strathcona neighbours wasn’t.

Dan McDonald and his brother say they spotted police surveillance on the modest New Street home weeks ago.

“There was a surveillance car there the last couple of weeks — sitting right out front of my steps.… Continue Reading…

Ultimate Warrior Cause Of Death: Steroid use questions raised by Nancy Grace

Triple H

The Ultimate Warrior’s cause of death has been determined by a medical examiner, according to TMZ. The gossip website reports that the former wrestler died from a massive heart attack.

The WWE Hall of Famer passed away just days after returning to WWE. Warrior, born James Hellwig, was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame on April 5, appeared at WrestleMania 30 on April 6 and was featured on “Monday Night Raw” the next day.

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