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March 15, 2021
Researchers say it’s easy to find drugs on Facebook, Instagram and YouTube
The Technology 202: Researchers say it’s easy to find drugs on Facebook, Instagram and YouTube By Cat ZakrzewskiMarch 15, 2021 at 9:28 a.m. EDT with Aaron Schaffer Accounts peddling steroids, opioids and other drugs remain easy to find on major social networks, casting doubt on the companies’ ability to enforce their own policies against such illegal […]
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February 22, 2021
Dietary Supplement Executive Sentenced in Scheme to Fraudulently Sell Popular Dietary Supplements
JUSTICE NEWS Department of JusticeOffice of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFriday, February 19, 2021 Dietary Supplement Executive Sentenced in Scheme to Fraudulently Sell Popular Dietary Supplements A federal court in Texas sentenced a former dietary supplement company executive to prison for his role in fraudulently selling popular workout supplements, the Justice Department announced today. On […]
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February 17, 2021
Common Habits, Adverse Events, and Opinions Regarding Pre-Workout Supplement Use Among Regular Consumers
Abstract The purpose of the present study was to examine characteristics of multi-ingredient pre-workout supplement (MIPS) users, their common patterns/habits of MIPS ingestion, and their associated feelings about the effectiveness and safety of this class of supplements. An online electronic survey was distributed through social media to assess self-reported supplementation practices and preferences among adult […]
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February 16, 2021
Consumption of energy drinks is associated with depression, anxiety, and stress in young adult males: Evidence from a longitudinal cohort study
Abstract Background Energy drinks (EDs) claim to boost mental performance, however, few studies have examined the prospective effects of EDs on mental health. This study examined longitudinal associations between ED use and mental health symptoms in young adults aged 20 years over a 2‐year period. Methods Data were drawn from Gen2 (Generation 2) of the […]
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January 13, 2021
ANABOLIC STEROIDS: A SURVEY OF 2,385 MEN
The Surprising and Not-So-Surprising Findings by TC Luoma | 01/06/21 Original Article: https://www.t-nation.com/living/anabolic-steroids-a-survey-of-2385-men Steroid users don’t typically tell you that they’re steroid users. Generally, they’d rather confess to being adulterers or thieves or even bed wetters rather than let you know that their overblown physiques were the result of anything else other than hard work and having some […]
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January 4, 2021
US anti-doping bill signed into law
George Ramsay, CNN A US bill named after Russian whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov has been signed into law. (CNN)US President Donald Trump announced on Friday he had signed into law the Rodchenkov Anti-Doping Act, allowing the United States to impose criminal sanctions on individuals involved in doping activities at international events.Named after whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov who helped expose the […]
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December 21, 2020
STATEMENT BY DONALD HOOTON JR. President, Taylor Hooton Foundation RE: The Court of Arbitration for Sport’s (CAS) Decision on Russia Case
The Taylor Hooton Foundation (THF) joins the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) in disappointment over the decision from the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in the Russia doping case.  This ruling reduced Russia’s global sport ban for involvement with doping from four years to two years.  While official teams representing Russia will be banned […]
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November 23, 2020
Energy Drinks and Their Adverse Health Effects: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Energy Drinks and Their Adverse Health Effects Ibrahim M Nadeem, Ajaykumar Shanmugaraj, Seaher Sakha, Nolan S Horner, Olufemi R Ayeni, Moin KhanSports Health 2020 November 19, : 1941738120949181 CONTEXT: Energy drinks are the fastest growing product in the beverage industry. However, there is concern regarding potential for adverse effects with use. OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the reported adverse […]
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October 28, 2020
After missed doping tests, defending world champion 100-meter sprinter has been banned from competition for two years
Christian Coleman, American 100-meter world champion, receives two-year ban and is set to miss Tokyo Olympics His attorney says he plans to appeal the ban  By Shanna McCarriston 20 hrs ago1 min read USATSI After missed doping tests, defending world champion 100-meter sprinter Christian Coleman has been banned from competition for two years. The international disciplinary panel handed down […]
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October 1, 2020
Jailed for three years for selling steroids on Instagram
Bodybuilder jailed for three years for selling steroids on Instagram  Amy Walker 1 day agoMiddlesbrough prepared to defy Government over new Covid-19 rules, mayor says13 Reasons Why star Katherine Langford’s new movie hits 100% on Rotten… A bodybuilder has been jailed for three years after selling anabolic steroids using his Instagram account which had 50,000 followers. […]
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