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Book Review: Suicide Squeeze

Book Review:  by Leaderature

Official Title – Suicide Squeeze: Taylor Hooton, Rob Garibaldi, and the Fight against Teenage Steroid Abuse

Genre – Non-Fiction

Book Length – ​254 pages

Reading Time – ​6.5 hours

Style/ Plot – ​When I picked this book up, I initially thought it was just about baseball.

It is about baseball and the use of banned substances aka doping or juicing.… Continue Reading...

Steroids found inside ISIL training center

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MOSUL, Iraq — The bunk beds that fill the rooms sleep more than 80 recruits of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. On the walls, posters detail the components of Russian Kalashnikovs and American assault rifles.

One sign reminds the trainees that victory comes from long fights and pain – rewards come later: “Remember that we didn’t come for this life, we came for the afterlife.”

Spread across several large houses, the “Sheikh Abu Samaya Ansari Camp” was discovered this week by Iraqi forces as they pushed deeper into the northern city of Mosul, Iraq, which ISIL militants have been fighting bitterly to retain.… Continue Reading...

The Pressure On Men To Look Buff & The Abuse Of Steroids

Pressure On Men To Look Buff And Steroid Abuse

A well built physique indicates discipline, a tamed lifestyle and a go-getter attitude. It’s hard to fathom the years of hard work and innumerable sacrifices made to establish the ethic of fitness which eventually leads to sculpting a commendable physique. But then again, that’s too much philosophy there. Let’s put it like this way- dudes want to look buffed.… Continue Reading...

Businessman who twice assaulted his partner was taking steroids

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A businessman who admitted twice assaulting his partner had been taking steroids which made him aggressive and paranoid.

Andrew Waters, 38, of High Street, Northop, who runs an engineering business in Buckley, was told his case emphasised the danger of young men using steroids which completely changed their personality.

Waters had been remanded in custody for four weeks after contacting his victim in breach of his bail conditions.… Continue Reading...

Bodybuilder on steroids fell to his death


A man who took steroids to build up his muscles died after he became paranoid and fell from the balcony of a third-floor apartment.

Mark Clooney, 31, was taking nandrolone, an anabolic steroid popular with bodybuilders. The substance was in his system at the time of his death, a toxicology report stated.… Continue Reading...

Orlando nightclub shooter Omar Mateen was user of steroids, autopsy shows

The autopsy of Omar Mateen, 29, suggested he was a habitual user of steroids, The Los Angeles Times reported.

The gunman who massacred 49 people in an Orlando night club last month was HIV-negative at the time of his death but showed signs of longtime steroid use, two U.S. law enforcement officials said Friday.

The autopsy of Omar Mateen, 29, suggested he was a habitual user of steroids,The Los Angeles Times reported.Continue Reading...

Was Orlando terrorist fueled by steroids?

The Orlando gunman was identified as Omar Mateen

Following the Obama administration’s attempt to censor from a 9-1-1 call transcript Orlando terrorist shooter Omar Mateen’s pledge of allegiance to the Islamic State, industrious U.S. law enforcement officials are now investigating the role Mateen’s reported use of steroids may have played in the massacre.

Citing two U.S. law enforcement officials, The Los Angeles Times reported on Friday an autopsy found Mateen was likely a long-term user of steroids.… Continue Reading...

Steroid-fuelled personal trainer is jailed for raping one client and attempting to rape another woman

Bodybuilder and personal trainer Francis Skachill, 39, who has been jailed for 15 years for rape and attempted rape of two women

Dangerous … Francis Skachill described himself as a ‘caveman’ as he attacked one of his victims

A STEROID-fuelled personal trainer who raped one of his clients and then attempted to rape another woman while he was still on bail for the first attack has been jailed.

“Caveman” Francis Skachill, 39, who had a history of violence, took cocaine and anabolic steroids to increase his sexual appetite before committing his sick crimes.… Continue Reading...

Bigorexia: More young men injecting steroids drugs ‘to look good’

BULK UP:  There are 800 steroid users in Hull, according to new figures.

MORE than 800 people in Hull are injecting steroids and performance drugs as young men come under increasing pressure to look good, new figures show.

Details from Hull’s needle exchange show 2,911 people registered with the service between last April and January this year, including people taking steroids to “bulk up” their bodies despite serious risks to their health.… Continue Reading...

Ex-Marine, 23, killed himself after his abuse of steroids


Former Marine: John Salthouse, 23, originally from Buxton, Derbyshire, had taken steroids every two weeks claiming they would help with his weight lifting

Former Marine: John Salthouse, 23, originally from Buxton, Derbyshire, had taken steroids every two weeks claiming they would help with his weight lifting


  • Steroids caused John Salthouse to erupt into ‘blind rage’ towards people
  • Girlfriend Kimberley Challenor once found him in bath in drunken stupor 
  • He choked his sister until she almost passed out after row over vacuum
  • Sought help from doctor just days before he died in Greater Manchester 

A former Royal Marine killed himself after his abuse of anabolic steroids to help him keep fit made him prone to violent mood swings, an inquest has heard.… Continue Reading...