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There is a link between use of anabolic-androgenic steroids and reduced mental health later in life.
The new “in” when it comes to body image is large, lean and muscular. And to get that way, many teenagers are turning to diet and exercise, protein powders, and more worrisome, steroid use, in the hopes of enhancing muscle development.
The 21st century seems to be coined the â€˜Age of Excellence,â€™ where pressures to succeed hit hard amongst American youth. That combined with college admission rates on heavy decline and the idolization of professional athletes make for a combination directly linked to major steroid abuse.
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Athletes who use anabolic steroids may gain muscle mass and strength, but they can also destroy their kidney function, according to a paper being presented at the American Society of Nephrology's 42nd Annual Meeting and Scientific Exposition in San Diego, CA.
US researchers said on Wednesday that young men who use anabolic steroids are twice as likely to engage in violence than those who do not use the muscle-building drugs.
Officials at a U.S. online pharmacy verification service say they have identified 156 Web sites engaged in the illicit sale of anabolic steroids.
With the suicide of WWE wrestler, Chris Benoit, and apparent murder of his wife and seven-year old son in suburban Atlanta over last weekend, there will again be scrutiny about the emotional and mental risks of non-medical anabolic steroid use. Dr.