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Rat poison strychnine was an early performance-enhancing drug - io9

Rat poison strychnine was an early performance-enhancing drug - io9 | Drugs in Sport | Scoop.it
Rat poison strychnine was an early performance-enhancing drug io9 Today's performance-enhancing drugs take years to severely damage an athlete's health. Back in 1904, they didn't have time for such things.
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Performance Enhancing Drugs and Football

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Drugs and sport: a match made in heaven - The Age

Drugs and sport: a match made in heaven - The Age | Drugs in Sport | Scoop.it
Drugs and sport: a match made in heaven
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The more I read about drugs in sport the more I think there's an easy way — in theory — to put a stop to the confusion and hypocrisy it provokes. Let's hear it for legalising drugs in sport.

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Lance Armstrong Oprah Interview (Part 2)

Lance Armstrong Oprah Interview (Part 2) | Drugs in Sport | Scoop.it
Part 2 of Lance Armstrong's complete interview with Oprah Winfrey, January 2013.

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Should Baseball Ban Players Accused of Using Steroids? - U.S. News & World Report

Should Baseball Ban Players Accused of Using Steroids? - U.S. News & World Report | Drugs in Sport | Scoop.it
U.S. News & World Report Should Baseball Ban Players Accused of Using Steroids? U.S.
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Peptides: Inside the secret lives of sport cheats - National - NZ Herald News

Peptides: Inside the secret lives of sport cheats - National - NZ Herald News | Drugs in Sport | Scoop.it
Powerful new-generation, performance-enhancing drugs are flowing into the country largely unchecked, a Herald investigation has found.

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Are players dying for their sport?

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Drugs in Sport, Part II: Why Do We Care?

Drugs in Sport, Part II: Why Do We Care? | Drugs in Sport | Scoop.it
I play devil's advocate here only to drive home the point: we need biological manipulation to make sport a spectacle. In fact, I will rephrase that: sport IS biological manipulation.

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Stepping on to slippery path of a drug cheat - National - NZ Herald News

Stepping on to slippery path of a drug cheat - National - NZ Herald News | Drugs in Sport | Scoop.it
The needle hurts more than I expect as it slides into my belly's fatty tissue. Depressing the plunger on the 1ml insulin syringe brings another stream of pain, but it's far from severe

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"They gave you an edge before a game" - ETHICS IN SPORT/DOPING ISSUES IN AUSTRALIAN SPORT

"They gave you an edge before a game" - ETHICS IN SPORT/DOPING ISSUES IN AUSTRALIAN SPORT | Drugs in Sport | Scoop.it
A former Australian international footballer told of his experiences of drugs in sport.

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Craig Crossley's curator insight, February 7, 2013 10:01 PM

YEAR 11 & 12 HPE - ETHICS IN SPORT/HUMAN PERFORMANCE/DOPING ISSUES IN AUSTRALIAN SPORT (from an Athletes view)

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Drugs in sport creates several shades of grey | The Roar

Drugs in sport creates several shades of grey | The Roar | Drugs in Sport | Scoop.it
Rugby Union: It's impossible to have a coherent debate about drugs in sport. The two tribes have set-up camp and run their respective flags up the pole for all to see.

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Performance Enhancing Drug Abuse in Sports - Patch.com

Performance Enhancing Drug Abuse in Sports Patch.com Those who use Performance-Enhancing Drugs (PEDs) do it for different reasons, ranging from a professional athlete who took steroids to have an edge on his competition, to a college student who...
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We don't have a problem, say sports bodies - New Zealand Herald

We don't have a problem, say sports bodies - New Zealand Herald | Drugs in Sport | Scoop.it
We don't have a problem, say sports bodies New Zealand Herald A report prepared by DFSNZ, High Performance Sport New Zealand and Sport New Zealand for Sports Minister Murray McCully canvassed athletes, officials and medical staff at professional...

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Lance Armstrong Oprah Interview (Part 1)

Lance Armstrong Oprah Interview (Part 1) | Drugs in Sport | Scoop.it
Part 1 of Lance Armstrong's complete interview with Oprah Winfrey, January 2013.

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Steroids and teens: Young abusers ignore health risks - SILive.com

Steroids and teens: Young abusers ignore health risks SILive.com They commissioned the poll to highlight the lack of knowledge about performance-enhancing drugs and the risks faced by young abusers in communities across the nation.
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Where is the scandal with drugs in sport? - Sydney Morning Herald

Where is the scandal with drugs in sport? - Sydney Morning Herald | Drugs in Sport | Scoop.it
Where is the scandal with drugs in sport?

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Drugs in sport: what constitutes 'unfair advantage'?

Drugs in sport: what constitutes 'unfair advantage'? | Drugs in Sport | Scoop.it
At the heart of growing concern about performance enhancing drugs in Australian sport is the very basic matter of sport as an even contest.As Roy and H.G.

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Drugs in sport? Why our memory of scandal fades so readily

Drugs in sport? Why our memory of scandal fades so readily | Drugs in Sport | Scoop.it
Despite the recent controversy arising from the ACC report into organised crime and drugs in sport, it is unlikely that substantial numbers of fans will stop supporting their sport.In fact, we are surprisingly…...

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Drugs: The world wakes up to growing threat to sport and society | Sports medicine and physiotherapy

Drugs: The world wakes up to growing threat to sport and society | Sports medicine and physiotherapy | Drugs in Sport | Scoop.it
The problem is being recognised but are Wada and governments acting fast enough as sophisticated criminal networks become deeply embedded in sport and society?

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Drugs-in-sport response 'hysterical'

Drugs-in-sport response 'hysterical' | Drugs in Sport | Scoop.it
The Gillard government has been accused of prematurely tarring thousands of sports people, as the high-profile drugs-in-sport operation is revealed to be at a much earlier stage than first suggested.

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