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Athens 2004 Olympic shot put gold medallist given retrospective two-year ... - Insidethegames.biz

Athens 2004 Olympic shot put gold medallist given retrospective two-year ... - Insidethegames.biz | Drugs in sport | Scoop.it
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Lance Armstrong being investigated for criminal charges related to ...

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Lance Armstrong may face criminal charges in Spain, which would only be the latest of his substantial legal troubles. Lance spent limited time racing in Spain during his career, something likely to hamstring authorities.
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Olympic champion Kuzenkova banned for doping

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MOSCOW: Russian hammer thrower Olga Kuzenkova, the 2004 Olympic champion, has been handed a two-year ban for doping, the country’s athletics federation said on Tuesday.The federation said that the samples which Kuzenkova (Olympic champion Kuzenkova...
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Athletics and Herbal Supplements » American Scientist

Athletics and Herbal Supplements » American Scientist | Drugs in sport | Scoop.it
Remarkable sports performances at the end of the 20th century raised suspicions about supplement use by athletes, prompting the formation of the World Anti-Doping Agency, or WADA. Shortly thereafter, the deaths of two professional athletes raised concerns that an herbal supplement, ephedra, may have contributed to their deaths. These events and others have prompted clinicians and scientists to reevaluate the role of herbal supplements in athletics.
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Lance Armstrong Barred From Swimming Event Due to Doping ...

Lance Armstrong Barred From Swimming Event Due to Doping ... | Drugs in sport | Scoop.it
The disgraced cyclist is banned from competing in the swimming event this coming weekend and all future U.S. Masters Swimming events.
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Lance Armstrong could face charges for 'trafficking, distribution and ...

Lance Armstrong could face charges for 'trafficking, distribution and ... | Drugs in sport | Scoop.it
Lance Armstrong could face charges for 'trafficking, distribution and commercialisation of doping drugs': Cyclist Lance Armstrong faces criminal charges in Spain for his use of performance enhancing drugs.
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Tour de France Blood-Doping Didn’t Harm Riders, Court Hears

Tour de France Blood-Doping Didn’t Harm Riders, Court Hears | Drugs in sport | Scoop.it
Tour de France cyclists who paid for blood transfusions and drugs to boost performance haven’t suffered repercussions on their health, a defense lawyer said in closing arguments at a trial of five team managers and doctors in Madrid.
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Peptides could help treat Parkinson's

Peptides could help treat Parkinson's | Drugs in sport | Scoop.it
THE hormones at the centre of the Australian sports doping scandal are being investigated for their potential to treat Parkinson's disease.
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