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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Risk factors for illicit anabolic-androgenic steroid use in male weightlifters: a cross-sectional cohort study Biol Psychiatry.
Our findings suggest that long-term use of anabolic-androgenic steroids has a significant impact on an individual's everyday memory and ability to remember.
Anabolic steroids which is also called anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS), are a class of steroid hormones related to the male sex hormone testosterone (androgens) (NIDA, (2006); ACSM, (1987); Fahey, (1998); kuhn, 92002); & Robergs&Roberts, (1997).
2004, Current concepts in anabolic-androgenic steroids.
Together with colleagues from Sahlgrenska University Hospital, they found a connection between abuse of anabolic-androgenic steroids (S) and mental health problems many years later.
Clinical review 138: Anabolic-androgenic steroid therapy in the treatment of chronic diseases.
A muscle-specific effect on fiber size has also been reported in case of anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS).
Treatment strategies of withdrawal from long term use of anabolic-androgenic steroids.
But drug testing is a delicate dilemma for organizers and athletes at gay sporting events: Anabolic-androgenic steroids help AIDS patients, but they also can be misused by HIV-positive athletes who cave in to competitive pressure.
Anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS) are synthetic derivatives of testosterone used to increase lean body mass and improve strength and performance.
Anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS) are testosterone derivatives that exert anabolic (tissue building) and androgenic (masculinizing) influences on the body.
The illicit use of anabolic-androgenic steroids (AS) has become a prominent public health issue in recent years.