September 29, 2020

The Real Reason Why the Barry Bonds Witch-Hunt Was a Waste of Money

If you think the government's prosecution of Barry Bonds was justified because no on is above the law,… [more]

The Real Reason Why the Barry Bonds Witch-Hunt Was a Waste of Money The Real Reason Why the Barry Bonds Witch-Hunt Was a Waste of Money

Why Ordinary People Should Fear the World Anti-Doping Agency

Elite athletes may have little to fear from the World Anti-Doping Agency's (WADA) as doping in sports… [more]

Why Ordinary People Should Fear the World Anti-Doping Agency Why Ordinary People Should Fear the World Anti-Doping Agency

You Can Be Healthier Doing the Tour de France on Steroids

Former professional cyclist Christophe Bassons describes a doping philosophy where sometimes it is "healthier… [more]

You Can Be Healthier Doing the Tour de France on Steroids You Can Be Healthier Doing the Tour de France on Steroids

Anabolic Steroids for Sale on Don Catlin’s Website

Don Catlin advertises anabolic steroids for sale on his website via the Google Adsense contextual ad… [more]

Anabolic Steroids for Sale on Don Catlin’s Website Anabolic Steroids for Sale on Don Catlin's Website

Profiling Steroid Users Based on Acne

The profiling of steroid users based on various physical characteristics seems to be gaining popularity.… [more]

Profiling Steroid Users Based on Acne Profiling Steroid Users Based on Acne

The Real Reason Why the Barry Bonds Witch-Hunt Was a Waste of Money

If you think the government’s prosecution of Barry Bonds was justified because no on is above the law, perjury is a serious crime, yada, yada, yada, then this article is for you. You are entirely missing the point. The pursuit of Bonds was clearly a witch-hunt. Celebrity athletes who use anabolic steroids were an acceptable […]

Why Ordinary People Should Fear the World Anti-Doping Agency

Elite athletes may have little to fear from the World Anti-Doping Agency’s (WADA) as doping in sports persists unabated. However, ordinary people should be afraid of how WADA’s increasing influence in national policy affects them. The United States Government recently mandated that a sports nutrition company comply with aspects of the WADA Prohibited List as […]

You Can Be Healthier Doing the Tour de France on Steroids

Former professional cyclist Christophe Bassons describes a doping philosophy where sometimes it is “healthier doing the Tour de France on drugs than without anything.” In an interview with CyclingNews.com, Bassons attempts to explain the larger perspective in which doping occurs in the sport of professional cycling. Bassons characterizes the doping issue as much more complicated […]

Anabolic Steroids for Sale on Don Catlin’s Website

Don Catlin advertises anabolic steroids for sale on his website via the Google Adsense contextual ad service. When Catlin receives a check from Google, some of that money will likely be linked to sale of “anabolic steroids” generated directly from advertisements that appear on his website. It represents the height of hypocrisy for the founder […]

Profiling Steroid Users Based on Acne

The profiling of steroid users based on various physical characteristics seems to be gaining popularity. The federal government appears prepared to use physical characteristics (e.g. changes in muscularity, etc) as indicative of steroid use in the perjury trial of Barry Bonds. Muscularity has been used as putative evidence of steroid use in order to obtain […]

Steroids Not a Scapegoat for Rhabdomyolysis at University of Iowa

The media’s knee-jerk reaction was to blame dietary supplements and/or anabolic steroids for the highly unusual cluster of rhabdomyolsis cases recently affecting the University of Iowa Hawkeye football program. “You have muscle breakdown from intense workouts. You have dehydration and then supplements which are nephrotoxic are damaging to the kidneys directly. That’s a perfect storm […]

Steroid Users in the NBA? OJ Mayo and Rashard Lewis

There has been another “steroid suspension” in the NBA – but it is really only for DHEA. The NBA suspended the basketbally player O.J. Mayo for after he tested positive for DHEA. The use of DHEA is a violation of the league’s SPED policy (steroids, performance-enhancing drugs and masking agents). Sportswriters are mistakenly reporting that […]

Trenbolone Shows SARM-Like Potential in Androgen Replacement Therapy

Selective androgen receptor modulators (SARMs) may be the current darlings of scientific research into alternative options for androgen replacement therapy, but University of Florida researchers are excited by the “SARM-like potential” of trenbolone. They suggest that the actions of trenbolone are similar to selective androgen receptor modulators (SARMs). Low-dose trenbolone was called “SARM-like” because of the positive […]

Health Clinics Offering Harm Reduction Services for Steroid Users

Scotland now has two health clinics specifically for users of anabolic steroids. Several new health clinics offering harm reduction services for steroid users have opened in recent years in response to the increasing number of steroid users seeking supplies at national needle exchange programs in the United Kingdom. The number of steroids users entering some […]

Lance Armstrong vs. Anti-Doping Movement: Who Is Really Defrauding the Government?

The United States government wants to charge seven-time Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong with “conspiracy, wire fraud, money laundering, racketeering, drug trafficking and defrauding the U.S. government” according to Sports Illustrated. Everyone in the world knows that the goal of this exercise is simply to prove that Lance Armstrong used performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs) and […]

Alberto Contador Clenbuterol Case Highlights Problems with Zero-Tolerance Policy

Spanish cyclist Alberto Contador may have used performance-enhancing drugs en route to a victory at the 2010 Tour de France. One doesn’t need to believe Contador is “innocent” to recognize significant problems with the anti-doping rules regarding clenbuterol.

iForce Nutrition Pleads Guilty in Supplement Steroid Investigation

iForce Nutrition pleaded guilty to charges arising from a federal criminal investigation involving the alleged distribution of anabolic steroids, unapproved new drugs and/or misbranded drugs by various sports nutrition companies including Bodybuilding.com, Genetic Edge Technologies (GET), Kilo Sports (KS), and Innovative Delivery Systems (IDS). IForce Nutrition was required to pay a $125,000 as part of […]

“Jersey Shore” Uses Well-Known Steroid Reference to Promote Series

“Jersey Shore” has been broadcast to an international audience in 30 countries with commercials using a well-known reference to anabolic steroids. “Get Juiced, Get Jersey Shored” is the slogan in a television commercial targeting English-speaking markets overseas. The hit MTV reality television series has courted its share of controversy with its portrayal of Italian Americans as […]

Powerlifting Steroid Scandal Links Ryan Kennelly and USA Labs

Ryan “The Bench Monster” Kennelly faces criminal charges in two separate but related cases involving anabolic steroids in an unwelcome scandal for the sport of powerlifting. Kennelly holds the World Powerlifting Organization world record in the assisted bench press of 1075 lbs (489 kg). Law enforcement was allegedly surprised to find anabolic steroids in an October […]

Waterloo Steroid Scandal Punishes Innocent Football Players

Two former University of Waterloo football players who transferred to another college in order to fulfill their dreams of playing college football were denied eligibility. The former Warrior football players had to seek another college football program after the Waterloo Warrior program was shut down for a year after a steroid investigation.  The harsh sentence […]

“Shock and Awe” in Florida Steroid Raid

The Collier County Sheriff’s Office in Florida used “shock and awe” to conduct a raid of a personal trainer suspected of distributing anabolic steroids. Lt. Harold Minch described the SWAT team’s raid of a small-town suburban home as “shock and awe at the beginning” conjuring imagery from the U.S. invasion of Iraq. The phrase “shock […]

Steroid Side Effects and Harm Reduction with Niacin

The media bombards steroids users everyday with messages about the side effects of steroids. Sometimes the side effects are exaggerated or overstated and often too much time is spent focusing on unlikely and rare side effects that may never affect most steroid users. One of the most common steroid side effects is the adverse alteration […]

Masteron for Fat Loss

People on bodybuilding forums are always seeking a solution to facilitate fat loss. According to gymlore, some anabolic steroids have unique fat loss properties and should be used as the basis for a cutting steroid cycle. Is there any truth to this? Bill Roberts addresses the issue in his “Ask Bill Roberts” column on MESO-Rx […]

Floyd Landis Advocates Medically-Supervised Doping

American cylist Floyd Landis advocated medically-supervised doping in a recent interview with CyclingNews.com. Landis was caught using the anabolic steroid testosterone after he won the 2006 Tour de France and was stripped of his title. He has since admitted to using testosterone, human growth hormone, erythropoietin (EPO), insulin and frequent blood transfusions throughout most of […]

Steroid Testing in the NFL is a Failure

A new report suggest that while the NFL’s Policy on Anabolic Steroids and Related Substances is a public relations success, its effectiveness at actually reducing steroid use among football players may be a failure. The Wall Street Journal recounts an incident last week where a reporter observed a player receiving advance notice of a steroid test from […]