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What Do Anabolic Steroids Do to Your Body? Test Your Knowledge

April 01, 2019  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Take this quiz to learn about the effects of misusing anabolic steroids. Read More »

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Dopers' Downfall May Be Cycling's Salvation—Tour de France 2015: End of an Era

July 09, 2015  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Athletic competition is about using your own strength and skill, period. But when nearly everyone is cheating…what’s an athlete to do? Read More »

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Crossing the Line: Athletes Risk Their Health When Using Performance-Enhancing Drugs

December 11, 2014  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Abusing drugs to overcome pain or inflate athletic abilities gives athletes an unfair advantage. Read More »

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Steroids: More Than Meets the Eye

November 13, 2014  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Working out is an important part of a healthy lifestyle. But taking steroids to boost your workout only sacrifices your health. Read More »

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Like an Olympian: What Makes a Person Successful?

February 12, 2014  /  Sara Bellum

This week, the world is watching as athletes from around the globe compete in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. The measure of success for Olympians is very clear: They must be the best athlete in their sport. They must move the fastest, go the farthest, or score the most points. Read More »

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