anabolic steroid

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any of a group of synthetic steroid hormones used to stimulate muscle and bone growth

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Last October a study revealed one in 10 Irish adults and one in five 18 to 34-year-olds would consider taking anabolic steroids.
[USA], Nov 24 ( ANI ): According to a recent study, men who use androgenic anabolic steroids such as testosterone may face a higher risk of early death and of experiencing more hospital admissions than normal.
The post Woman arrested for possessing anabolic steroids appeared first on Cyprus Mail .
Anabolic steroids and male infertility: a comprehensive review.
Samantha Louise Fletcher, 46, of Maes Refail, Henryd, Conwy; Abbie Elizabeth Roberts, 25, of Cornist Lane, Flint; and Helen Massey, 45, of Cornwall Road, Shotton, admitted a charge of conspiring to supply anabolic steroids between May 1, 2013 and December 2, 2016.
The former leading amateur rider is the first Irish trainer to be convicted of possessing anabolic steroids after officials from the Department of Agriculture discovered forbidden remedies at his yard in January 2012.
While anabolic steroids can lead to great results in less time, Turinabol is less effective than other products in the same category.  In the case of Turinabol, the action is not immediate and it helps the athletes in building muscles and gaining weight slowly but completely.
THE USE OF anabolic steroids to build strength and muscle goes back to the middle of the 20th century and a company called Ciba Pharmaceuticals.
The key effects of anabolic steroids - also known as roids or juice - include helping sports players to train harder and longer, while also helping with recovery times and muscle building.
The warning about the dangers of the drug comes as the ECHO reveals that two Merseyside Police officers have been suspended for testing positive for anabolic steroids in the last five years, but later reinstated.
Objective: To determine the knowledge, awareness and practices of anabolic steroids amongst body builders of Rawalpindi and Islamabad.
Use of anabolic steroids can lead to other life-threatening conditions such as high blood pressure, heart attacks, strokes and liver or kidney tumours.
In December, Congress passed the Designer Anabolic Steroid Control Act (DASCA) of 2014, a measure intended to protect consumers from potentially dangerous anabolic steroids falsely marketed as dietary supplements.
According to physicians, the abuse of anabolic steroids may also increase the possibility of prostate cancer and other serious diseases.