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Alex Rodriguez

Baseball’s Steroid Problem: Why Won’t It End?

August 07, 2013  /  Sara Bellum

On Monday, the news broke that New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez will be suspended for 211 games for using performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs). He is appealing, but as it stands, this is the longest non-lifetime suspension in baseball to date. Read More »

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Tyson Gay

Olympians and Steroids

July 24, 2013  /  Sara Bellum

The lure of Olympic Gold is strong among amateur athletes all over the world. People toil from childhood for the chance to stand atop the podium and hear their national anthem playing in their honor. Read More »

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Cory Monteith

R.I.P. Cory Monteith

July 17, 2013  /  Sara Bellum

This past weekend, Hollywood was shocked by news of “Glee” star Cory Monteith’s unexpected death. He was only 31 years old. Read More »

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Justin Bieber

Sizzurp: It’s Not Cool

June 13, 2013  /  Sara Bellum

In recent months, gossip magazines have reported on Justin Bieber’s erratic behavior, such as wearing a gas mask, fainting at a London concert, and traveling with a mo Read More »

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Cory Monteith

“Glee” Star Continues Path to Recovery From Drug Addiction

April 30, 2013  /  Sara Bellum

Recovery from addiction doesn’t mean completing a rehabilitation program and then you are cured. Addiction is a brain disease that requires commitment and effort every single day to stay off drugs. It can also mean more than one round of treatment—and usually does. Read More »

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