"Persuasive Steroids" Essays and Research Papers

  • Persuasive Steroids

    Stolzberg,Chad Monday/Wednesday Outline: Steroids persuasive speech . INTRODUCTION a. Attention-getter: S are associated with many health risks and can be potentially dangerous, however when used in the safest possible environment by the right individuals, I believe that steroids are not totally harmful. b. Thesis: While there are possible negative effects caused by steroid use , a responsible user can successfully monitor and minimize any health risks with proper measures. c. Relevancy:...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 847  Words | 3  Pages

  • Steroids

    10/30/12 Persuasive Speech: Steroids What is the first thing that goes through your head when you think of steroids? Barry Bonds, Mark McGwire, or Greg Valentino? Maybe “cheating” comes to mind. You might think of the hideous backne or the infamous “roid rage” that comes along with steroid use. Steroids have always been given a bad reputation as a “dangerous” and “unfair” drug because every couple of years a famous and successful athlete gets caught using them and the media butchers steroids’ reputation...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 1392  Words | 4  Pages

  • Steroid

    Jim Charpentier English 15 Argumentative Essay Steroids in the World of Sports                 During the 1930s, scientists discovered that anabolic steroids could help the growth of muscle in laboratory animals, which led to abuse of these drugs by bodybuilders and weightlifters and then by athletes in other sports.  Ever since the beginning of sports there has been different techniques used in order to gain an edge over opponents.  The question that has been most frequently asked is, which...

    Anabolic steroid, Androgen, Baseball 886  Words | 3  Pages

  • Steroids

    The term steroids normally are associated with reference to a class of drugs that are used to treat a variety of medical conditions. Steroids have several uses for medical purposes, such as maintaining sexual characteristics in males following surgery for removal of testes following testicular cancer, in adolescent males suffering with malfunction of the pituitary gland, and following surgery and cancer that involves loss of muscle tissue. These drugs are also used for supporting reproduction, regulation...

    Anabolic steroid, Androgen, Blood 1660  Words | 5  Pages

  • Steroids

    Steroids Essay We all have seen a bodybuilders physic, whether it was in a magazine, the media, or in the gym. As we despise their freakish look we still wish that we had a body like them. But the reason we don’t look like that is because we know that the long term effects of steroids in will damage our bodies 2013 Hanna [Type the company name] 1/1/2013 We all have seen a bodybuilders physic, whether it was in a magazine, the media, or in the gym. As we despise their freakish look we...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 1223  Words | 4  Pages

  • steroids

    a competitor who is cheating through chemical engineering. Anabolic androgenic steroids are used medically for some forms of anemia, some breast cancers, osteoporosis, endometriosis, and hereditary angiodema, a swelling disorder. However, there is no sanctioned use of steroids for cosmetic purposes or athletic performance. Because of negative side effects and the potential for abuse, anabolic androgenic steroids have been classified as controlled substances with severe penalties for trafficking...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 1020  Words | 3  Pages

  • steroids

    level. He started using steroids and gained 30 pounds of muscle. His family took a vacation to England. Before returning Taylor stole a laptop and a video projector from other hotel guests. His parents grounded him for 2 weeks. He then hung himself. B. Attention-Getter #2: A quote from Stephen Catanese regarding the legalization of steroids and just heavily tax them. C. Context #1 - defining the topic: The definition of “steroids,” “androgenic,” and “anabolic steroids,” plus a brief discussion...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 1085  Words | 4  Pages

  • Steroids

    STEROIDS If a professional athlete is taking steroids, shouldn't he or she face major consequences? Even though steroids are already banned from the professional leagues, there must be a major consequence because athletes try to find a way to gain an edge to win. It also changes the speed of the game, and can cause major injury effects and death. “It is estimated that over 95 percent of all athletes in the NFL take steroids” (fitFLEX) Athletes using steroids on any other performing enhancing...

    Anabolic steroid, Barry Bonds, Growth hormone 823  Words | 3  Pages

  • Steroids

    up with the crowd. The use of drugs among athletes is becoming a much more common occurrence in today’s culture. Steroids, commonly known as “juice” or “roids”, have been on the market for roughly 80 years and completely changed the athletic world. When used in excess, these drugs can alter the human body in many abnormal ways. As of right now, steroids are under the Anabolic Steroid Control Act of 2004 which, in summary, says they are illegal. To no surprise, these drugs are still easy to come across...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 1625  Words | 5  Pages

  • Steroids

    Outline for Speech on Steroids Objective: To inform my audience of the dangers of steroid use and how it is becoming a growing societal problem. Introduction To start my speech I will use this attention getter: • In light of the recent events surrounding pro-wrestler Chris Benoit and high-profile athletes, I decided to investigate Steroids further. Next, I will convey my thesis statement to my audience to let them know why this speech is important to them. • Steroid use should be a concern...

    Addiction, Anabolic steroid, Anabolism 562  Words | 3  Pages

  • Steroids

    H-U.S-History 11-1 Mr. Pineda May 12, 2011 Pros and Cons of Steroids in Sports Performing enhancement drugs has become a nation-wide debate for many sports journalists, reporters, and politicians. This ongoing debate has lasted for twenty years now and there are still many opinions to be assessed. Some experts may argue that steroids have a positive impact in sports and others disagree, but in reality they are both right. Steroids can make the game more exciting with athletes being able to perform...

    Alex Rodriguez, Anabolic steroid, Barry Bonds 2799  Words | 7  Pages

  • Steroids 1 1

    Willoughby Persuasive Speech: Preparation Outline General Purpose: to persuade Specific Purpose: By the end of my speech, my audience will know that steroids are very easy to buy and there should be something done about this. Central Idea: The public should not be allowed to get steroids for nonmedical use. I. Introduction A. Use of Steroids 1. How many of you believe that having natural talent is a virtue? The use of steroid in my opinion for granted and abuses it. However, steroids is a controlled...

    Alex Rodriguez, Anabolic steroid, Androgen 793  Words | 4  Pages

  • "The good, the bad, the ugly, steroids"

    November 2011 The Good, The Bad, The Ugly Steroids Anabolic steroids are synthetically produced variants of the naturally occurring male sex hormone testosterone. Steroids can be prescribed to persons who lost lean muscle mass resulting from cancer or AIDS, or persons who have delayed puberty. Sometimes, either athletes or non-athletes abuse anabolic steroids in order to enhance their performance or to improve their physical appearance. Although the use of steroids is beneficial for people who actually...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 2674  Words | 4  Pages

  • Microbial Transformation of Steroids

    Yogeshwari College, ambajogai, Dist. Beed. Maharashtra, India Abstract Hydroxylations are possibly the most widespread type of steroid bioconversion. Hydroxylations can be used to buildintermediates for further chemical synthesis to provide the steroid molecule with the adequate structure for therapeutic applications. Microorganisms able to hydroxylate steroids in positions C1 to C21 and in position C26 have been reported. 11 α hydroxylation is regarded as essential for anti-inflammatory action...

    16S ribosomal RNA, 30S, Bacteria 1070  Words | 6  Pages

  • Steroids in Sports

    Anabolic Steroids in Sports Anthony DiPasquale LBST 499 6/30/12 Introduction Over the past years, we have seen an overwhelming trend regarding athletes experimenting with illegal substances. These illegal substances are increasing in quantity and becoming more and more popular among young athletes looking to enhance their performance on the field. We are hearing more and more cases of athletes getting caught with these illegal drugs in their system, especially in the game of baseball. Although...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 2183  Words | 5  Pages

  • Steroid Use

    07/22/2013 Eng 131 Steroid Use This argument speaks for itself with the titles listed below “The Designer Player,” by Rodrigo Villagomez and “Destroyed,” by Peter Martin. Villagomez argues that there would be no real entertainment of athletes’ if they didn’t use steroids, Martin argues that athletes that use steroids are cheaters, Villagomez says that steroids are healthy for athletes and Martin argues that steroids are unhealthy for athletes. Steroids are dangerous for athletes and...

    Acne vulgaris, Anabolic steroid, Androgen 808  Words | 3  Pages

  • Steroid Speech on C-Span 2 Right Now

    days, it’s a powerful looking body. And if you’re an athlete, you want to make that body as powerful as it can be. So if an athlete wants to add some muscle, what can they do? Well, they can work out… or they can inject some anabolic steroids. Steroids can bring quick benefits to anyone who wants to build up their physique. But in the longer term, those benefits can soon be outweighed by the risks. I’m talking about health conditions ranging from merely irritating to life-threatening...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 1323  Words | 6  Pages

  • Steroids in Society

     Steroid use is a problem that has lingered in the sporting world for a long time. It has long been intertwined within the games of baseball and cycling, but more reports are starting to surface about athletes using them in other sports, such as basketball, football, and track and field. Steroids are defined by the National Institute of Drug Abuse as “synthetic substances related to the male sex hormones (e.g., testosterone). They promote the growth of skeletal muscle (anabolic effects) and the...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 2497  Words | 6  Pages

  • Steroids in Sports

    English 102, Steroids in Sports Steroids are an illegal substance that is banned in most major sports organizations. Athletes in today’s world are under tremendous pressure to succeed. They believe by taking these substances that they are giving an “edge” while competing. What they do not realize is they are putting their bodies in tremendous danger. Steroids can produce psychological and physical side effects. As you will see, not only are steroid users harming themselves but they are also...

    Acne vulgaris, Anabolic steroid, Anabolism 1122  Words | 4  Pages

  • Steroids and Baseball

    Science and Technology of Steroids and Destruction on America’s Pastime Steven Lyons Ms Grover HSB4M Dec 21st 2012 Juiced On December 13th, 2007, a file called The Mitchell Report was released to Major League Baseball(MLB) claiming that eighty nine players within the system had been using illegal performance enhancing drugs. This twenty one month, four hundred and nine page report was made by former Democratic United States Senator, George Mitchell. This report created major...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 974  Words | 3  Pages

  • Steroids in Sports

    Should Steroid Testing in Sports be Stricter? Everything in life has a trade-off. This statement out into simpler terms means that everything you do has some sort of effect and reaction. This phrase can be applicable in many different scenarios and it fits this topic as well. Recently, the integrity of some sports has been called into question because of the use of steroids. Thus, testing has become regulated and mandated in most major sports. However, mistakes are still being made with the...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 1384  Words | 4  Pages

  • Steroids in MLB

    Steroids and Other Performance-Enhancing Drugs in Major League Baseball Steroids and other performance-enhancing drugs have become a major part of sports at all levels, especially in Major League Baseball (MLB). However, the role they have played is not a positive one. Not only do steroids create an unlevel playing field, but they also have scarred the record books. In a 2005 study by USA Today, 79 percent of the 568 players surveyed said that they believe steroids have played a role—both big and...

    Anabolic steroid, Androgen, Barry Bonds 1673  Words | 5  Pages

  • Steroids in Sports

    The Negative Effect of Steroids in Sports There was a time when athletes were special with just their gifted talents and ability to work hard. Those who took advantage of their gifts went to the professional leagues and even became one of the best in their sports. After the late 1980s though, something happened, there was the evolution of steroid use in sports. With athletes beginning to use steroids it didn’t matter any more if you were naturally gifted or not because you had substances to give...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 1096  Words | 4  Pages

  • steroid abuse

     Steroid abuse in sports Every four year top athletes meet and compete at the Olympic games and unfortunately, more athletes are being tested positive for doping. The use of synthetic drugs has negatively shaped the way we play sports today. Doping is considered as a form of cheating since specific banned substances are used to enhance the athlete’s performance. The bans of steroids use in sports, enforced by the Olympic committee, restrict the athlete’s misuse and abuse of steroids. Certain...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 847  Words | 3  Pages

  • Steroids Speech

    from cholesterol (steroid.com). It is then that steroids emerged as a performance enhancing drug. I am pretty sure we all have pre conceived ideas and notions about steroids and the people that use them. Today I would like to talk to you all about the fact and fiction of steroid usage. 1st I would like to talk about the History of steroids, 2nd the types of steroids, 3rd anabolic and androgenic affects, and 4th laws and regulations surrounding steroids. Now let's get pumped and look at some history...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 794  Words | 3  Pages

  • Anabolic Steroids

    Anabolic Steroids Anabolic steroids are synthetic coumpounds formulated to be like the male sex hormone testosterone. Many athletes use anabolic steroids male and female alike, such as body builders , weightlifters, baseball players, football players, swimmers, and runners. They do so because they mistakenly believe that they will gain strength and size. In a male testosterone is released by the leydig cells in the testes. The testosterone has two main functions androgenic and anabolic. Androgenic...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 1713  Words | 6  Pages

  • Steroids in Sports

    My Beliefs on Steroids in Pro Sports Professional athletes get an unfair advantage by using steroids. Athletes should be banned from using steroids as a muscle enhancer. There are many effects on a person's well being by using steroids. Sports should be based on talent and skill without any type of medicine to enhance a player's game. If athletes are allowed to use steroids, then sports won't be used as a means to show off an athlete's "god given" talents but a challenge to become stronger and more...

    Amateur sports, Anabolic steroid, Drug addiction 1976  Words | 5  Pages

  • steroids are good

    Rhodes Professor Keery Reading and critical writing 4 November, 2014 Everyone should do Steroids: Perspectives Paper If steroids are illegal for athletes, should not auto tune be illegal for singers? However, most people would not believe this to be true because steroids are known to be “bad”. In President Bush’s State of the Union address he proclaims, “The use of performance-enhancing drugs like steroids in baseball, football, and other sports is dangerous. And it sends the wrong message- that...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolic steroids, Anabolism 2031  Words | 6  Pages

  • Legalization of Steroids

    Legalization of Steroids Anabolic steroids are a synthetically produced deviation from the naturally occurring male hormone testosterone. “Anabolic” refers to the drugs’ dramatic muscle building tendencies while “steroid” refers to the family of drugs themselves. Discreetly affecting its users in an adverse manner, anabolic steroids continue to grow in popularity. Users notice impressive gains in both strength and size while overlooking the numerous negative side effects that accompany steroid use...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 2140  Words | 6  Pages

  • Steroid Essay

    Tyler Schroeder-Zelek Mr. Murphy/ Mrs. Jurik Sophomore English Honors November 29, 2012 Anabolic Steroids Do you know what an Anabolic Steroid is? Do you know what it can do to you? Anabolic steroids are the most used in sports and the most deadly, but can only be stopped if the government funds testing for drugs. 8 out of 10 people who use the Anabolic Steroid Diana Bol see side effects after their first use! D-Bol, aka Diana Bol, is a drug that raises your testosterone levels in your...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 927  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Effects of Using Anabolic Steroids

    Imagine going bald at age 24. That is one of the many effects of using anabolic steroids. The effects to your appearance include balding, acne, gynecomastia (growing of male breast), increased muscle mass, and many more. The internal effects include decrease in sperm count, increased chance of heart disease, headaches, kidney & liver problems, and the list goes on. There is also increased aggression in steroid users. (Anabolic 1-4) The skin is the largest organ on the human body. It is also the...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 717  Words | 3  Pages

  • Anabolic Steroids Summary 2

    Anabolic Steroids Description: Anabolic steroids are performance enhancing drugs. They are a synthetic form of the chemical testosterone that is normally found in the body. By taking anabolic steroids, a person's testosterone level can be raised up to a hundred times more than the usual amount of 2.5 to 10 mg. Per day. The increase in testosterone increases anabolic activity, which results in greater muscle bulk. It also increases protein synthesis and androgenic activity (enhanced secondary...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 1330  Words | 5  Pages

  • Steroid research paper

    Steroids Today Since anabolic steroids were introduced in the 1950s, athletes have been using them to increase muscle and athletic performance. Over the last 20 years steroid use in the general public has skyrocketed. Steroids are an illegal drug that mimics the effects of testosterone in the body. Our society has allowed anabolic steroids to become so widespread over the years by athletes at all levels of competition, from paid professional athletes to high school and junior high school performers...

    Acne vulgaris, Anabolic steroid, Anabolism 908  Words | 3  Pages

  • Steroid Use by Professional Athletes

    A paper The Effects of Steroids on the Body and Sports Sally Hawkins English 102 The Effects of Steroids on the Body and Sports When you watch professional wresting do you ever wonder how did that guy get so big? I do and the first conclusion I usually come to is that he must be on steroids, there is no way that is natural. As professional sports are implementing drug testing policies and announcing when athletes are caught using steroids we will get the answer to this question. Young...

    Amateur sports, Anabolic steroid, Anabolism 1383  Words | 4  Pages

  • Physical Appearance and the Use of Steroids

    Physical Appearance and the Use of Steroids It is hard to deny the fact that a good body will get you more attention. Women have always wanted the perfect body and would do just about anything to get it. These days, women are not the only ones concerned with their image. Studies have shown that more and more men are worrying about their appearance, especially because of peer pressure. However, there are fewer things for men to do in order to get well built, muscular bodies. This means that in many...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 821  Words | 3  Pages

  • Steroids in Sports Today

    exposure of athletes using steroids has exploded into a phenomenon involving athletes all around the world. It has cheapened sports and cast doubt on the integrity of our athletes. Steroid use is not exclusive to professional sports. More and more college and high school athletes are beginning to use steroids for many of the same reasons that the pros do; to enhance performance, get an edge on the competition, and improve personal appearance. Non-medical use of anabolic steroids is illegal and banned...

    Amateur sports, Anabolic steroid, Anabolism 2025  Words | 6  Pages

  • Anabolic Steroids Essay 14

    Anabolic Steroids Since ancient history, many athletes have resorted to performance enhancing aids to give them an edge on their opponents. Greek Olympians used strychnine and hallucinogenic mushrooms to psych up for an event. "In 1886 a French cyclist was the first athlete to die from using a performance enhancer, called speedballs, a mixture of cocaine and heroin. In the 1920's, physicians inserted slices of monkey testicles into male athletes to help boost vitality. In the 1930's Aldof Hitler...

    Anabolic steroid, Androgen, Estrogen 961  Words | 3  Pages

  • Anabolic Steroids - 2

    Anabolic steroids is an article in which some scientist are trying to create awareness of the health risks and consequences that people can obtain if they use anabolic steroids. To support the ideas and concepts, the author interviewed different specialist who chemically explained the different reactions in our bodies caused by different types of anabolic steroids such as Androstenedione. He also wrote different about known of using anabolic steroids and how these affected their careers. The author...

    Anabolic steroid, Androgen, Chemistry 1016  Words | 5  Pages

  • Are Steroids Ethically Right

     Should Steroids be Allowed in Sports No, steroids should not be allowed in sports. It seems that the use of steroids in sports should be allowed. According to Saculescu, Foddy, and Clayton the legalization of performance enhancing drugs in sports would be fairer and safer. One of the drugs used in sports, erythropoietin (EPO), is a growth hormone and found naturally in the body (Clyaton et. al). These drugs are also so advanced that they can actually mimic certain natural...

    Anabolic steroid, Androgen, Cheating 1743  Words | 5  Pages

  • Are Steroids as Bad as We Think?

    Are Steroids Bad? Anabolic steroids are one of the most thought about drugs when talking about gaining weight and muscle. Steroids have been around for years and athletes today continue to use these illegal performance enhancing drugs. But are they really that bad for you? Steroids not only have terrible side effects but they are also becoming more and more common around the world today with pro icons using them and the existence of them. People use steroids for many reasons whether it is...

    Anabolic steroid, Androgen, Atherosclerosis 1132  Words | 4  Pages

  • Steroid Usage Among Athletes

    Steroid use among athletes is a phenomenon worldwide. In the sports world it is commonly known as “doping” or “performance enhancing drugs”. Steroids are generally made to help improve athletic performance, but they also have their use in the medical world as well. Scientist has discovered that they benefit patients with AIDS and cancer. Scientist also discovered that steroids “increased the red blood cell count in people who were suffering from anemia” (“Steroid History”, 2012). They are normally...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 2366  Words | 6  Pages

  • Steroid Use in Mma

    beginning of steroid testing in mixed martial arts, which began in about 2000, there have been positive tests for steroids which have tainted the sport of MMA and the fighter’s careers. Athletes who use steroids have an unfair advantage on their competitor. Steroids are dangerous to the fighter’s well-being and are banned from MMA for that reason. Steroid use in MMA is a big problem. There should be more testing done on fighters and harsher penalties on fighters who test positive for steroids. Here...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 1301  Words | 4  Pages

  • Steroids in Professional Sports Today

    Easy Way Out: Steroids in Professional Sports Today Throughout the history of athletics, accomplishments were greatly valued because of the time and effort put into achieving a goal. Whether it be catching a ball or holding a world record, accomplishments are a form of greatness. However, what we once considered an achievement, isn't held with the same prestige today. In recent years, it has become far too easy to achieve and surpass greatness with the use of steroids. Steroids are illegal and...

    Anabolic steroid, Babe Ruth, Baseball 900  Words | 3  Pages

  • Steroid Use in Sports

    Joe Barsh & Olivia Grout EDPE 414 6 Dec. 2012 Steroid Use in Sports The NCAA and MLB have very different, yet strict drug policies that protect their athletes and run throughout their programs. Termed as “Performance Enhancers”, the NCAA bands any drug or hormonal substance that is chemically or pharmacologically related to testosterone, as well as any current illegal drugs. Stimulants, anabolic agents, masking agents, analogues, anti-estrogen and beta-2Aagonists are examples of currently...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 1694  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Effects of Steroids on the Human Body and Steroid Abuse by Athletes

    The Effects of Steroids on the Human Body and Steroid Abuse by Athletes For many years, the use and abuse of anabolic-androgenic steroids have been linked closely to athletes. Steroids come in different forms. They can be taken in pill form or injected straight into the user’s muscles by a needle. There are many sports that are associated with steroid abuse like weightlifting, basketball, and track and field. Anabolic-androgenic steroids are synthetic forms of male sex hormones...

    Anabolic steroid, Androgen, Breast 1034  Words | 3  Pages

  • Research Paper: Steroids

    Research Paper Steroids and their testing Over the past hundred years, the topic of steroids use in different sports have become a major issue. Rules and punishments are clearly stated and yet are broken by even the most popular, talented and gifted athletes of our time. What are the effects and edges you gain by breaking the rules and being punished? Are these rules and guidelines being broken because the punishments are not strong enough? Or are banning drugs from...

    Anabolic steroid, Baseball, Drug 1938  Words | 5  Pages

  • Are Steroids Worth the Risk

    Are Steroids Worth the Risk? One of the most controversial issues with all athletes are steroids. How harmful are they? Is it worth the risk to get a competitive edge on the game? Should it be banned from sports? Steroids are not the answer; not only are there physical bad side effects, there are also psychological effects short and long term. The history of steroids dates back to the 1930s, the were taking from male testosterone originally. They were used to treat HIV-AIDS and cancer. They...

    Anabolic steroid, Androgen, Baldness 973  Words | 3  Pages

  • Cause and Effect- Steroids

    Metacognitive Analysis Introduction I am focusing on the cause and effect genre in this paper to inform the reader about steroids and how they have become a common phenomenon among athletes. What some people may not know are the negative effects steroids have on a person’s intellectual/spiritual, social-emotion, and physical appearance. For instance, a person on steroids may have an effected social- emotional relationship with others due to the increase in testosterone, causing many users to lash...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 2064  Words | 6  Pages

  • Truth About Anabolic Steroids

    Michael Fulcher Professor Pecora English 1413 24 July 2012 The Truth about Anabolic Steroids When someone thinks about drug related deaths they might think of cocaine, ecstasy, or heroin but very few people think of anabolic steroids. Some people wonder, what is an anabolic steroid? A steroid is a basic four-ring carbon structure, but different types differ in the number of carbon atoms attached to the number 17 carbon atom in the molecule, and in the way which hydrogen (H), oxygen (O), and...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 1942  Words | 5  Pages

  • Steroid Use in Baseball

     Steroid Use in Baseball Steroid use in baseball has become a more apparent problem in the past years. The use of steroids has taken what once was a clean game and it has left it dirty now. I am completely against players taking steroids to become better athletes. They need to play with their God given abilities and leave steroids out of this beautiful game. Over the last twenty to thirty years’ baseball has become a tainted game through the use of steroids. The use of steroids is just now beginning...

    Alex Rodriguez, Anabolic steroid, Anabolism 1427  Words | 6  Pages

  • Steroid Use in High School

    Steroids Used in High School Sociology of Sports Steroids Used in High School Protect Our Nation’s Youth (Pony) is the mantra of a competitive baseball league that says it prepares young baseball players for high school. Parents are placing them in...

    Anabolic steroid, Baseball, High school 795  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Damaging Effect of Steroids on Women

    Damaging Effect of Steroids on Women Steroids are basically performance aids that people take to improve their athletic performance. This can include athletes, sports personnel, and bodybuilders who take steroids. Even though steroids are a banned substance and the side effects for can be detrimental to one’s overall health; when comparing the side effects between the sexes, women suffer more. Women should not take steroids because the results that are gained from steroids lead to a very unfeminine...

    Anabolic steroid, Androgen, Bodybuilding 1725  Words | 5  Pages

  • Steroids in Highschool Baseball

    the use of steroids and other muscle gaining agents. In 2001 Barry Bonds hit 73 home runs: a single season record. A mere 5 years later Barry Bonds tested positive for the use of performance enhancing drugs also known as steroids. That is what Americans kids are looking up to and taking after. When a High School athlete sees a professional athlete having success due to steroids, their mind is manipulated into using steroids. The use of steroids is detrimental to everyone. Steroids come in a...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 1448  Words | 4  Pages

  • Steroids in Sports in Unethical.

    you were a kid, didn't you want to play a professional sport? What would you give to be one of the best athletes in the world? Would you risk your reputation? Your health? Would you be willing to die? Although many studies have come out saying that steroids diminish one's health, people still take them hoping to be the best. Imagine if you were a 28 year old who left college early because a pro team "guaranteed" you that you would play in the big leagues. Yet you just got stuck in the minors, and the...

    Alex Rodriguez, Anabolic steroid, Anabolism 1349  Words | 4  Pages

  • Cause and Effects: Steroids and Athletes

    and Effect: Steroids and Athletes. There are so many different kinds of people who use steroids; mainly they are athletes who want to compete, kids who are trying it for the first time and other school athletes. Coaches in the GYM take steroids so they will look more muscular and huge from those who are training. On the other side, some people who perform hard work like policeman, fireman uses steroids to be more energetic. Models, dancers, and movie stars all of them take steroids for a better...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 747  Words | 3  Pages

  • Outlining an Informative Speech: Anabolic Steroids

    | Outlining an Informative SpeechAnabolic Steroids in Sports | | | OUTLINE OF SPEECH ATTENTION-GETTING OPENER An athlete is a person who is trained or skilled in exercises, sports, or games requiring physical strength, agility, or stamina. Athletes train and practice year-round to prepare for the competition and challenges. Most high school, college, amateur and professional athletes participate in sports for the opportunity to pit their abilities against those of their peers, and...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Controlled Substances Act 1824  Words | 7  Pages

  • Anabolic Steroids Summary

    Thesis: Anabolic Steroids are powerful drugs that help the body gain mass, but also hurts the body with drastic side effects. I. Basic Information A. Anabolic Steroids Aid Body Growth B. Have Drastic Side Effects II. Side Effects of Steroids A. Ways to tell somebody may be using steroids B. Side effects of Steroids in Males C. Side effects of Steroids in Females III. Different Types of Anabolic Steroids A. Oral Anabolic Steroids B. Intravenous Anabolic Steroids IV. Teen Usage...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 1498  Words | 5  Pages

  • Steroids Should Be Banned

    Steroids Should Be Banned It is amazing what athletes will do to achieve higher levels of performance and to sometimes get the extra edge on the competition. Most of the time people do not realize the long-term effects that result from the decisions they make early in life. This resembles the use of steroids in a person's life. Steroids became an option to athletes in the Olympics and other major sporting events during the 1950's. But this use of steroids among athletes only became widely...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 1442  Words | 5  Pages

  • Why Steroids Should Be Regulated in Sports

    Should Steroids Be Regulated in Sports? What are anabolic steroids? Anabolic steroid is the familiar name for synthetic substances related to the male sex hormones; androgens. They promote the growth of skeletal muscle and the development of male sexual characteristics, and also have some other effects. In the medical field, steroids are used for treating delayed puberty, wasting of the body due to such condition as HIV, and osteoporosis. Anabolic steroids are developed to copy the body building...

    Anabolic steroid, Androgen, Bodybuilding 2661  Words | 7  Pages

  • steroids reasearch paper

    like a social event in the new millennium Steroids is one of the easiest ways to enhance your body to the next level in a short amount of time. The use of steroids has weakened many people and has brought tension towards the legal system. The legalizing of anabolic steroids is very controversial. The main source for the use of steroids is said to be athletes, but there have been many other cases concerning the use of steroids. Many athletes believe that steroids improve athletic performance and provide...

    Anabolic steroid, Anabolism, Androgen 1501  Words | 4  Pages

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