The Negative Effects Of Drug Abuse In Sports
Even if “ped” can help your career in a positive way, it still comes with the risk of all the negative effects it could and will do to your career. I believe that drug abuse in sports could come to an end if we were too make a stricter policy for athletes who tend to use these drugs. After all the research I have done it seems like athlete’s take these harmful life threatening drugs due to pressure and knowing they could get away with it by getting multiple chances to stop using the drugs if they were to get caught. So my opinion is that sports official should ban players for a lifetime if they were caught using “ped” twice in their career. I say this because it's a patterned cycle with athletes like Alex Rodriguez, Jon Jones, Justin Gatlin and etc, not trying to disrespect certain athletes but it seems like more than 50% athletes who use the drugs end up using the drugs again because of them knowing they will get away with it. Therefore the only option to stop all this is too install fear into Athletes to not try and take the risk on using drugs in sports by applying a stricter policy and by providing certain amount of rehab for offenders. In conclusion, don't let performance enhancing drugs ruin the “spirit of sports” and taking away from the natural talents of …show more content…
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