Performance Enhancing Drugs In Major League Baseball<br />They should not be tolerated.<br />
Performance Enhancing Drugs<br />Creatine- naturally occurring compound in the body that is also sold as an over-the-count...
Risks When Using Performance Enhancing Drugs For Men<br />liver tumors<br />enlargement of the heart muscles<br />aggressi...
Risks When Using Performance Enhancing Drugs For Women<br />Most of the risk same as for men except:<br /> facial and body...
Mitchell Report<br />Written By George J. Mitchell <br />Investigation of allegations of steroids in the MLB and test effe...
Well-known Users<br />Alex Rodriquez<br />Jose Canseco, Barry Bonds<br />
Work Cited<br />Mitchell, George J. REPORT TO THE COMMISSIONER OF BASEBALL OF AN INDEPENDENT INVESTIGATION INTO THE ILLEGA...
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Performance Enhancing Drugs In Major League Baseball

  1. 1. Performance Enhancing Drugs In Major League Baseball<br />They should not be tolerated.<br />
  2. 2. Performance Enhancing Drugs<br />Creatine- naturally occurring compound in the body that is also sold as an over-the-counter supplement (Allowed)<br />HGH- (Human Growth Hormone)- stimulates growth and cell reproduction (Banned)<br />Anabolic steroids- are testosterone derivatives that help the body metabolize ingested proteins and facilitate the synthesis of skeletal muscle. Makes you have more stamina (Banned)<br />
  3. 3. Risks When Using Performance Enhancing Drugs For Men<br />liver tumors<br />enlargement of the heart muscles<br />aggressive behavior and mood swings<br />heart disease<br />acne at all ages<br />increased breast growth in males<br />irreversible stretch marks<br />a heightened tendency for hair loss and male-pattern baldness<br />muscle aches<br />
  4. 4. Risks When Using Performance Enhancing Drugs For Women<br />Most of the risk same as for men except:<br /> facial and body hair growth and baldness<br />deepening of the voice<br />
  5. 5. Mitchell Report<br />Written By George J. Mitchell <br />Investigation of allegations of steroids in the MLB and test effectiveness<br />409 pgs <br />89 players exposed by report<br />Roger Clemens, Miguel Tejada, Andy Pettitte<br />
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  7. 7. Well-known Users<br />Alex Rodriquez<br />Jose Canseco, Barry Bonds<br />
  8. 8. Work Cited<br />Mitchell, George J. REPORT TO THE COMMISSIONER OF BASEBALL OF AN INDEPENDENT INVESTIGATION INTO THE ILLEGAL USE OF STEROIDS AND OTHER PERFORMANCE ENHANCING SUBSTANCES BY PLAYERS IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL. N.p.: Office of the Commissioner of Baseball, 2007. 5-120. Print.<br />Roberts, Selena, and David Epstein. &quot;Sources tell SI Alex Rodriguez tested positive for steroids in 2003.&quot; Sports Illustrated 7 Feb. 2009: 14 pars. Web. 16 Nov. 2009.<br />Staff, Mayo Clinic. &quot;Performance-enhancing drugs and your teen athlete.&quot; Mayoclinic.com N.p., 3 Jan. 2009. Web. 16 Nov. 2009<br />Quinn, Elizabeth. &quot;Steroids - Anabolic - Androgenic Steroids in Sports.&quot; About.com: Sports Medicine The New York Times, 2009. Web. 16 Nov. 2009. <br />

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