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August 13, 2021
Famous Bodybuilder John Meadows Is Dead at 49, but What Was His Cause of Death?
Famous Bodybuilder John Meadows Is Dead at 49, but What Was His Cause of Death? BY JOSEPH ALLEN AUG. 9 2021, PUBLISHED 9:40 A.M. ET Following an announcement from his family, fans are still dealing with the news that famous bodybuilder John Meadows, who was also known as “Mountain Dog,” is dead at 49. Plenty of fans weighed […]
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August 5, 2021
Recalled weight loss drugs with a banned substance can cause seizures and heart attacks
BY DAVID J. NEALUPDATED AUGUST 03, 2021 04:56 PM All lots, all expiration dates of 365 Skinny High Intensity Pills and 365 Skinny Emergency Boutique capsules have been recalled by manufacturer Je Dois L’avoir Boutique after they were found to contain an illegal substance once common in weight loss drugs. Sibutramine hasn’t been allowed in […]
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May 11, 2021
Another young bodybuilder has passed away.
Mr. India Senthil Kumaran Selvarajan Has Passed Away By Jonathan Salmon -May 10, 2021 Another young bodybuilder has passed away. Senthil Kumaran Selvarajan, Mr. India and a promising up and coming bodybuilder, has suddenly passed away. The Indian bodybuilder joins a long list of young bodybuilders who have passed away recently. His death like so many others has […]
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May 10, 2021
Kentucky Derby Winner Medina Spirit Tests Positive for Steroid Cream Betamethasone
© Provided by Sports Illustrated Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert announced Sunday that Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit has tested positive for the steroid cream betamethasone. Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit has tested positive for the topical steroid cream betamethasone, trainer Bob Baffert announced. The California-based trainer, who won his record-seventh Kentucky Derby, said the Kentucky Racing […]
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May 6, 2021
Harm Reduction in Male Patients Actively Using Anabolic Androgenic Steroids (AAS) and Performance-Enhancing Drugs (PEDs): a Review
Alex K Bonnecaze 1, Thomas O’Connor 2, Cynthia A Burns 3Affiliations expand PMID: 33948794DOI: 10.1007/s11606-021-06751-3 Abstract Anabolic androgenic steroid (AAS) and performance-enhancing drug (PED) use is a prevalent medical issue, especially among men, with an estimated 2.9-4 million Americans using AAS in their lifetime. Prior studies of AAS use reveal an association with polycythemia, dyslipidemia, infertility, hypertension, left ventricular hypertrophy, and multiple behavioral […]
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April 16, 2021
Student’s heart failure linked to ‘excessive’ energy drinks
A 21-year old university student developed heart failure after “excessive” consumption of energy drinks, a new report suggests. For two years, the man drank four 500ml energy drinks a day, according to the BMJ Case Report. He spent 58 days in hospital, including the intensive care unit which he described as “traumatising”. Before the hospital […]
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April 7, 2021
Man dies after drinking pre-workout containing up to 200 TIMES more caffeine than a normal cup of coffee
Personal trainer, 29, died shortly after drinking pre-workout shake containing up to 200 TIMES more caffeine than a normal cup of coffee, inquest hears Thomas Mansfield, 29, fell ill after taking the drink mixed with caffeine solution May have taken five times the potentially fatal level of stimulant caffeine powderMr Mansfield complained his heart was ‘racing’ […]
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March 25, 2021
Anabolic androgenic steroids accelerate brain aging
Brain imaging reveals long-term effects ELSEVIER Research NewsSHARE PRINT E-MAIL Philadelphia, March 25, 2021 – Anabolic androgenic steroids (AAS), a synthetic version of the male sex hormone testosterone, are sometimes used as a medical treatment for hormone imbalance. But the vast majority of AAS is used to enhance athletic performance or build muscle because when paired with strength […]
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March 24, 2021
Laundry list of banned stimulant ingredients found in sports products bought online
A new paper has found a number of banned stimulants in sports nutrition products. Many of the ingredients in question have been the subject of specific FDA enforcement actions in the past. For more information and to read the entire article please visit: https://www.nutraingredients-usa.com/Article/2021/03/24/Laundry-list-of-banned-stimulant-ingredients-found-in-sports-products-bought-online?utm_source=copyright&utm_medium=OnSite&utm_campaign=copyright
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March 15, 2021
Digital Weeds 2021: Illegal and/or Illicit Activity On Social Media Platforms Never Goes Away
The Digital Citizens Alliance (DCA) published its first report lookingat videos on YouTube pushing illegal and/or illicit goods andservices in 2013. Around the same time, Eric Feinberg launchedthe Global Intellectual Property Enforcement Center (GIPEC) withpatented software he created to look at the sale of counterfeit items onFacebook. Feinberg would go on to help launch the […]
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