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9 edition of Performance Enhancing Drugs (At Issue Series) found in the catalog.

Performance Enhancing Drugs (At Issue Series)

by Louise I. Gerdes

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Greenhaven Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reference,
  • Social Issues - Drugs, Alcohol, & Substance Abuse,
  • Substance Abuse & Addictions - General,
  • Drug Abuse,
  • Social Problems (General) (Young Adult),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Self-Help,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages105
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10604579M
    ISBN 100737736933
    ISBN 109780737736939
    OCLC/WorldCa148908627

      Read CNN's Fast Facts about performance-enhancing drugs in sports and learn more about professional athletes in connection with steroids, HGH and other PEDs.   Terms such as “performance- and image-enhancing substances” and “appearance- and performance-enhancing drugs” emphasize their broader appeal. 10 – 13 A Minnesota study evaluating various muscle-enhancing behaviors revealed that in an urban high school population, % of boys and % of girls reported a history of protein Cited by:

    The Mitchell Report alleges that McNamee helped acquire performance-enhancing drugs including steroids, amphetamines, and human growth hormone for some or all of the players he personally trained. McNamee told the Mitchell Commission that he began injecting Clemens with steroids in and that he continued to provide these steroids through Author: George J. Mitchell, DLA Piper Law Firm. Furthermore, substances that improve performance by causing changes in behaviour, arousal level, and/or perception of pain should be considered performance enhancing. These include: Stimulants (e.g. amphetamines, cocaine, and drugs) Anabolic-androgenic steroids (synthetic derivatives of the male sex hormone testosterone).

    "Opposing Viewpoints: Performance-Enhancing Drugs: Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need of current-issue materials. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected sources and publications"-- Provided by publisher. Richard Pound, BCL, former President of the World Anti-Doping Agency, made the following statements during a Jan. 15, debate on performance enhancing drugs in sports as part of the debate series titled “Intelligence Squared US,” held at the Asia Society and Museum in New York City.


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Performance Enhancing Drugs (At Issue Series) by Louise I. Gerdes Download PDF EPUB FB2

Doping, Performance-Enhancing Drugs, and Hormones in Sport: Mechanisms of Action and Methods of Detection examines the biochemistry and bioanalytical aspects of performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs) and other questionable procedures used by athletes to enhance performance.

The book informs the specialist of emerging knowledge and techniques and. 2 Steroid Drugs Are Not All Bad Gary Cartwright 3 Using Performance-Enhancing Drugs Is Cheating Richard W.

Pound 4 Using Performance-Enhancing Drugs Is Not Cheating Radley Balko 5 A Double Standard Applies to Performance Enhancements in Sports Carl Thomen 6 Performance-Enhancing Drugs Should Be Allowed in Sports Jesse Haggard 49Author: Tamara Roleff.

Steroids and Other Performance-Enhancing Drugs [Aretha, David] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Steroids and Other Performance-Enhancing DrugsPrice: $ Waddington in his book Sport, Health, and Drugs, “Performance-enhancing drugs have been used by people involved in sport and sport-like activities for some 2, years, but it is only very recently (specifi-cally, since the introduction of anti-doping regulations and doping controls from the s) that this practice has been regarded as unac.

: Performance Enhancing Drugs in Sports: From Anabolic Steroids to Strychnine, Discover the World of Performance-Enhancing Drugs in This Informational, Fact-Based Book (Audible Audio Edition): Trevor Clinger, Charles Orlik, Trevor Clinger: Audible Audiobooks1/5(1).

Doping, Performance-Enhancing Drugs, and Hormones in Sport: Mechanisms of Action and Methods of Detection examines the biochemistry and bioanalytical aspects of performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs) and other questionable Performance Enhancing Drugs book used by athletes to enhance performance.

The book informs the specialist of emerging knowledge and techniques and allows the non-specialist to grasp the underlying. Gary Player, a fitness-nut golfer born instarted saying as early as (not very early, really) that he was aware of at least one case of a golfer using performance-enhancing drugs and Author: Michael Bamberger.

Explore our list of Steroids and performance-enhancing drugs->Teen nonfiction Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due. The Moral Uses Of Performance Enhancing Drugs In Sports.

life do people cheat to improve and make themselves look better, but also in sports. Imagine taking these illegal substances that will go against your beloved sport, being booed on stage thus destroying your dignity. The controversy over the use of performance enhancing drugs in sports continues to grow.

Through objective overviews, primary sources, and full color illustrations this title explores the fairness, dangers, and prevention of performance enhancing drug use. Imagine if your favorite athlete or role model was caught using performance enhancing drugs (PEDs).

In the sports world, athletes the use these drugs are known "cheaters". It helps recover from injuries faster, but makes them bigger, faster, and stronger.4/5. This audiobook dives deep into the world of performance-enhancing drugs and provides many examples and types of drugs that have been used in the history of sports.

Also discover some of the most deadly performance-enhancing drugs as well as some that may be hidden in your medicine cabinet. Performance-Enhancing Drugs for Writers 08/11/ pm ET Updated I just finished Andrew Tilin's " The Doper Next Door " (Counterpoint, ).Author: Peter Brown Hoffmeister.

Historical use. Players have attempted to gain chemical advantages in baseball since the earliest days of the sport. Infor example, pitcher Pud Galvin became the first baseball player to be widely known for his use of performance-enhancing substances. Galvin was a user and vocal proponent of the Brown-Séquard Elixir, a testosterone supplement derived from the testicles of live animals.

Get this from a library. Performance-enhancing drugs. [Roman Espejo;] -- "Opposing Viewpoints: Performance-Enhancing Drugs: Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need of current-issue materials. The viewpoints are selected from a wide. I somehow expected a pop sci book, full of anecdotes and statistics, interviews with doctors and current, former and potential performance-enhancing drug users from all walks of life.

That is the book I wanted to read, so it was that much harder for me to like the book I did read, which was basically a memoir of a year in the life of a guy who /5.

Appearance and performance enhancing drugs (APEDs) are most often used by males to improve appearance by building muscle mass or to enhance athletic performance. Although they may directly and indirectly have effects on a user’s mood, they do not produce a euphoric high, which makes APEDs distinct from other drugs such as cocaine, heroin, and marijuana.

However, users may develop a. Drugs in sport The rise of performance-enhancing genes A single 'super' gene can make a dramatic difference to an athlete's performance.

But is that fair. Chris Cooper. Introduction. The use of performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs) by preteenagers and teenagers has increased tremendously over the past decade. This trend is driven by multiple factors, including the decrease in the age of participation in competitive sports; the increase in popularity of team/competitive sports; the focus of the media on thinness in females and muscular bodies in males; pressure Cited by: 3.

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This site is like a library, Use. Performance-enhancing drugs. [Laura K Egendorf] -- Explores the fairness, dangers, and prevention of performance enhancing drug use.

Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> .When Hastings Center researchers spoke with athletes in the early s about performance-enhancing drugs in sport, they described an intensely competitive world in which tiny differences—hundredths of a second in the hundred meter sprint, fractions of an inch in the discus or shot put—separated the victor from the vanquished.Naama Constantini MD, in Doping, Performance Enhancing Drugs, and Hormones in Sport, Doping, Performance-Enhancing Drugs, and Hormones in Sport is Tony’s fourth book project, two as an editor and two as a sole author.

He and I worked together on the first editorial book project, Endocrinology of Physical Activity and Sport, which has been highly successful.