Latest Use of performance-enhancing drugs in sport Stories

2009-11-19 14:46:56

Findings suggest athletes abuse non-approved therapeutic compounds for performance enhancing effects.

2009-11-11 17:45:11

College athletes who use performance-enhancing substances may be at heightened risk of misusing alcohol and using recreational drugs as well.

2009-10-01 12:54:13

Although the increasing use of smart drugs known as “nootropics” will be hard to ban, it could lead to the use of routine doping tests for exam students.

2009-09-14 08:18:00

Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games and CCES Acknowledge NSF International's Certified for Sport(TM) Certification as Important Milestone ANN ARBOR, Mich. and EDMONTON, Alberta, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Afexa Life Sciences Inc.

2009-07-28 08:00:00

SYDNEY and REDWOOD CITY, Calif., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Australia's peak anti-doping body, the Australian Sports and Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) has chosen Serena Business Mashups to deliver speed and efficiency across their entire business processes. Serena Business Mashups is a web-architected, secure and highly configurable process and issues management system that provides a central point of access from the web browser for users who can submit, receive or manage requests, and view a...

2009-07-23 13:13:52

Former Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Jim Parque has admitted to using human growth hormone during his major league career. Parque, 33, said the use began after a start against Seattle in Game 1 of the 2000 American League Championship Series when he suffered a shoulder injury and spent the offseason in pain. Pain was the reason for a slow beginning in the 2001 season, he wrote in the Chicago Sun-Times. A wife, a new baby, and a demotion to the minors by General Manager Kenny Williams in...

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