Such as steroids, that improves athlete’s performance increasing 40 percent the chances of winning each games. In fact, medical arguments against of using enhancing drugs because it can cause major health risk to the human body and increase behaviors. Every competitive sport has rules to be follow. They created to ensure a fair game and an even playing field for all competitors. An anti-doping program in the U.S tries to prevent sport athlete from cheating; unfortunately, became less strict often blocked by unions and contracts.
Jacob Santiago Mrs. Murphy 4/18/12 Steroids In Baseball Steroids do not just effect the players in baseball they also effect the fans. Steroids have the most effect on the players of the game. Steroids can also effect the fans of the game. There have been many controversies about how the statistics where being made for players who are using steroids. Finally does steroids has a major effect on the players skill or is it just the skill of the game that is making people so much better?
Steroids, Greatly Misunderstood It’s not your typical everyday conversation between you, friends, and family but when the subject of steroid use is brought up immediately everyone thinks of oversized muscle heads suffering from either “roid-rage“ or suicidal tendencies. In actuality these are extreme cases that get extra hype and publicity because of the few but intense incidents that the media focus their attention on. This skeptic view created by the news stations across our nation has tarnished the use of steroids and the benefits they bring with an image of drug dealers and deformed body builders. How dangerous are steroids? Anabolic steroids are essentially extremely safe and greatly beneficial for numerous health complications.
In recent years, the number of athletes caught using drugs has increased dramatically. Not only are they using anabolic steroids to become stronger, they are also using narcotics and other illegal drugs. Several big stars have failed drug tests, including baseball greats Barry Bonds and Jason Giambi and cyclist Floyd Landis, the now-stripped winner of the 2006 Tour de France. Even though some athletes are not using performance-enhancing drugs, the fact that they are using drugs at all is a bigger problem. Whether in high school or the major league, an athlete represents his or her sport and consequently is responsible for upholding its prestige.
Steroids and legal muscle enhancers today have had a big impact on people, sports, the Olympics and other activities. Steroids are illegal substances, which increase your muscle size, and increase your body physically to perform at top notch level. The most known steroid issue to date is in baseball, with Barry Bonds. The reason Bonds is such a big deal right now is because of the records he is chasing and the records he has already broken. Barry Bonds and other athletes have been accused of using illegal steroids to help themselves boost their statistics, and ability to play the game better.
Did you know athletes at the collegiate level are required to pull their pants down in front of the nurse to prove the urine sample is their own! Not only is that morally wrong, but could stir up legal drama and end in a lawsuit and the end of their athletic career. Likewise, money always seems to be an issue in our time, but $15 million dollars is being spent on these drug tests when most are lied about to be thrown away. Marijuana and tobacco is the most positive drug in teenage drug tests. Nurse Jennifer Hanson was questioned about this and replied “yes, many are positive for these drugs and when a majority of them are told their results the automatic answer is ‘I was in the car with someone smoking’ and the head nurse tells them they’re fine to go.” If the head nurses doing these tests let these lying kids go, is there a point?
Joey Fait Mrs. Neve 5 December 2012 Medical Marijuana Affairs As the marijuana industry continues to expand and sweep the nation as the drug that brings the literal meaning to the term “everyone is doing it”, there seems to be more and more legal issues with every new dispensary or Marijuana collective opened. People of the west coast still do not understand how legitimate businesses and stores are raided every day by the F.B.I and local police, even though the state confirms its legitimacy. All medicines that are distributed to patients, through doctors, like Prozac, Ritalin, Oxycontin, and Xanax are all known to be very harmful. Prescription drug overdose surpassed traffic accidents as the number one preventable death in
I-Search Part 1: What I Knew Many athletes take the easy route and use steroids to become buff and stronger. I did not think so many athletes took steroids until the news reported that approximately thirty Major League Baseball players were caught using steroids. During the course of the school year we have talked about steroids in health class. Steroids can increase your testosterone and shrink your testicles. They cause acne and erectile dysfunction.
Now days there is a big problem, Pro athletes are using illegal antibiotic steroids to get an upper hand on the competition. Drug testing is a critical part of the major sports because of steroids, but some people feel like if you snooze you lose. When adult chooses to do something wrong they know exactly what they
Placed in a competitive setting humans will thrive gaining any possible advantage against their adversaries because after all it is human nature to desire and achieve superiority and triumph against all competitors and challenges faced with. The use of performance enhancing drugs can be dated back to ancient Romans, as early as 668 BC; athletes would study the effects special diets had on their athletic performance in an effort to enhance their performances. From drinking special herbal liquids, eating animal hearts or testicles, and pharmaceuticals; these forms of drugs used have changed as science has made advances throughout the years. Despite the long history of performance enhancing drugs in sports, doping is arguably the most controversial issue in modern day sports. So the question rises, why are performance enhancing drugs not legalized?