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    Steroids and Performing-Enhancing Drugs Performance-enhancing drugs are used in sports to give the player an advantage over the other players. There have been many professional athletes that have been caught using performance-enhancing drugs. Many players are caught when a drug test is administered. Professional sports leagues have introduced a random drug test so athletes that do drugs cannot prepare for the test. Performance-enhancing drugs are banned in sports and if a player is caught using…

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    Have you ever witnessed your favorite player be escorted off the field, or thrown out of the game for a type of substance abuse? Did you ever feel ashamed or dispirited? Take Alex Rodriguez for example, or Lance Armstrong. Alex Rodriguez was found abusing an illegal substance after using steroids for three seasons of Major League Baseball, and Lance Armstrong was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles. Both say they were just experimenting when things got out of hand. Furthermore, these are…

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    everything and Alex his friend is in. Couple hours later Jake calls Alex and Alex tells him “Hey I’m in a sticky situation ha-ha….Uh I got pulled over and they found something “mysterious” so they just brought me into the office ,I’m fine if you need anything just let me know I have access to their computers”. Jake says it’s ok and ask if he can get on one of the computers and look at the city’s cameras to see if he can find the kid. Alex doesn’t find anything, then Jake gives Alex the…

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    44% of teens say that it is very or fairly easy for them to obtain steroids even though they don’t have a doctor’s prescription for them. There are many different ways people use/ abuse steroids, but not enough people are educated on this topic and don’t know any of the effects they have on the body. Young amature athletes are getting hurt from the lack of knowledge of steroids. Many factors go into why a teenager starts using steroids, and that’s from lack of education. Anabolic Steroids is…

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    season. There was also another case in 2013 when 13 major league baseball players got suspended from baseball from using performance enhancing drugs during the season. Some of the well known baseball players that have been caught are Barry Bonds, Alex Rodriguez, Sammy Sosa, Mark Maguire, and Jose Conseco. If the commissioners of professional sports don’t do something about…

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    season, I wasn’t sure how much playing time I would get. It turned out that I would only play in the field when my brother, Alex, pitched. Luckily for me, that was usually every game in the 6th or the 7th…

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    Steroids have always been a negative influence in sports,but what if they didn’t have to be? Studies have shown that spectators enjoy watching athletes play at a higher level. Professional athletes should be allowed to use performance enhancing drugs because spectators are paying to see an athlete perform at their very best, the most entertaining and the most competitive. As a viewer you are paying to see an athlete perform at their respected sport, meaning they should be able to perform at…

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    Poverty in Our Society While everyone can agree that poverty is a problem in this world, not everyone looks at this issue the same way. In order for someone to truly comprehend the reality and struggles of what living in poverty are like, one must first experience it for themselves, this is where the author’s opinions differentiate. Although What is Poverty? and The Poverty of Equality present the common issue of poverty, they are very different in their point of view, their perspectives…

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    What is a drug? A drug is anything that is administered in the body that alters the body physically or psychologically (not including food and water.) Steroids are the most popular drug used in sports but almost all drugs (other than drugs prescribed to help you) have several negative effects on your health. Steroids are drugs used to enhance performance mostly in athletics. Another type of this drug is anabolic steroids. The reason these drugs are so popular is because it makes the body…

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    Pros And Cons Of Steroid

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    Every time Kobe Bryant puts the ball through the net, he earns the equivalent to the average teacher’s yearly salary. Tom Brady makes over $26 million after every sixteen games his Patriots play. Alex Rodriguez still makes millions even after he got caught using steroids. How can one person make millions of dollars while there are many people who are homeless and starving? Yes, Professional athletes are tremendous at what the do, but do they really need that amount of money? Professional…

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