eBook How Dangerous Are Performance-Enhancing Drugs?, 1st Edition

  • Lydia Bjornlund
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  • ISBN-10: 1601521987
  • ISBN-13: 9781601521989
  • DDC: 362.29
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 96 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released July 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010
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Over the past decade, the use of steroids and other performance enhancing drugs by professional and amateur athletes at elite levels has made headlines in newspapers across the country and beyond. Through objective discussion, numerous direct quotes, and full color illustrations this title examines What Are the Origins of the Performance Enhancing Drugs Controversy? Do Performance Enhancing Drugs Put One's Health at Risk? Do Performance Enhancing Drugs Harm the Integrity of Sports? Should Sports Organizations Take Stronger Measures To Stop Performance Enhancing Drugs? How Can the Use of Performance Enhancing Drugs Be Prevented?