Steroids

Two Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU) programs have been rewarded for their work in teaching young athletes about healthy alternatives to steroids, sport supplements, alcohol and other drugs.

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Understanding Steroids

by admin on October 18, 2022

Steroids, or anabolic-androgenic steroids, AAS, are synthetic reproductions of the male sex hormone testosterone, which is a naturally occurring substance. The term anabolic originates from the Greek word anabole meaning “that which is thrown up, mound”. As such, the term [...]

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Pumping Muscles: Anabolic Steroids

by admin on December 17, 2021

ALIAS: Gym candy, arnolds, pumpers, stackers, juice, roids What Are They? Ever wondered how those bulky weight lifters got so big? While some may have gotten their muscles through a strict regimen of weight-lifting and diet, others may have gotten [...]

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