Hoot’s Corner

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

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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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Pit bull that killed 4-year-old tested for steroids

Niko, a 130 pound pit bull, has been tested for steroids and rabies. (Source: Facebook)HOUMA, LA (WVUE) -

Houma police have requested tests on the dog that attacked and killed a little girl on Tuesday.

The parish’s animal control is testing the remains of Niko, the pit bull, to see if it had rabies, which could have made it aggressive. They are also testing to see if the 130 pound dog had been injected with steroids.… Continue Reading…

NHS adviser calls for needle exchanges for steroid users

NHS should provide services at gyms and develop policies to help young people who inject performance drugs

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Needle exchange centres should be set up all over England to help protect the growing numbers of young people injecting steroids and other performance drugs, say NHS advisers.

Heroin addicts are no longer the only people in danger of contracting HIV and hepatitis C from reusing needles and syringes, says the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence.… Continue Reading…

Sharp rise in men injecting steroids to get muscled ‘gym body’

FOUR out of every ten people disposing of drug needles in Bristol are steroid users.

The national health watchdog yesterday announced that there has been a sharp increase in the number of people using performance enhancing drugs.

And that is certainly the case in Bristol – where Bristol Drugs Project has seen use in steroids grow over a five year period.… Continue Reading…

Steroids used by Cheltenham teenagers to get “ripped” gym bodies

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Serious concerns have been raised over an increase in Cheltenham teenagers using steroids due to an obsession to get “ripped” gym bodies.

The National Institute for Clinical Excellence (Nice) has reported a dramatic increase in those using performance or image enhancing drugs, with reports of people as young as 15 shooting up.… Continue Reading…

Lance Armstrong makes headlines again after more revelations in doping conspiracy

Lance Armstrong

Embattled former cyclist Lance Armstrong is making headlines again this week after documents published in USA Today reveal that most of Armstrong’s inner circle knew about his years of doping. The answers were provided by Armstrong during testimony for a lawsuit filed by Acceptance Insurance Agency, who sued the cyclist for fraud following evidence that the former Tour de France champ had cheated with performance enhancing drugs.… Continue Reading…

It’s Time to Show Some Muscle and Tackle Teen Steroid Abuse

It’s Time to Show Some Muscle and Tackle Teen Steroid Abuse

Studies indicate that teens are increasingly turning to steroids to get the bodies they desire, but it seems they either aren’t aware of the dangers or don’t care. Why, then, are we still so lax about tackling this growing problem?

This week the UK’s National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) has recommended that in order to address the growing problem of steroid abuse, particularly among young people, needle exchange facilities throughout the UK should be prepared to offer replacement syringes for those abusing steroids.… Continue Reading…