Argumentative Essay: The Legalization Of Steroids

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“It’s impossible!” I said to myself, while using a row machine to warm my body before hitting the weights. A man just walked in at 24 Hour Fitness with the physique that I’ve been trying to get for years. Him and I had the same height and maybe the same age too, but he was more muscular than me. My eyes followed him like I was following an opposite sex, a hot girl. I shook my head…realizing I was staring at a man. “He must be injecting,” I said to myself jokingly. After an hour, I finally had the courage to ask him what was his secret. “Hey man…how long did it take you to get that?” To my surprised, he blurted out with his deep voice, “Roids…the butt kind.” “Whaaa…” I asked in totally confused look. “Yeah…the one you inject in your …show more content…
Using steroids to enhance the performance, and using narcotics to get high are not the same. That being said, in my opinion you can’t be criminalized, if you have possession of anabolic steroids. A legalized steroid would reduce the cheating in today’s sports and would increase competitiveness. For recreational purpose in medical is also useful, due to its immune boosting affects and building muscles (Mooney, 1995). We still can regulate steroids with close supervision of a medical expert. The problem in today society is that there is no particular study available and published on the benefits of using steroids (Walker, 2008). Due to its legal intimidation and not enough studies, it is not easy to say good things about it. In opposite direction to this, steroids can help intensify training. It also gives great competition not just in sports, but also in …show more content…
However, the possibility of obtaining such advice is increasingly remote. The criminal aspects of steroid use and vigorous federal enforcement efforts have further distanced the medical community from the widespread self-administration of steroids. Today, it is unlikely that the average steroid user will be able to obtain medical supervision.” This is a huge problem for people that know the risk, but still want to use it. Due to the fact, lots of people still use anabolic steroids today; most of today’s anabolic steroids use to enhance muscle growth and strength can only be purchased underground. There is a possibility that these underground steroids could be fake, tainted, and/or can kill you. Why not legalize anabolic steroids, so medical supervision is

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