Doping in sport
In competitive sports, doping refers to the use of banned athletic performance-enhancing drugs by athletic competitors, where the term doping is widely used by organizations that regulate sporting com...
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Trevor Graham's scathing criticism of the worldwide anti-doping movement.
Sometimes it gets to a point in your life when you need to stop being calm and defend yourself. Over the past ten years, I have been bullied, harassed,...
Will Russia be banned from the Olympics?
The World Anti-Doping Agency is recommending that the Russian Olympic team be banned from the Rio games. Could that actually happen? CNBC's Phil Han reports....
No Motor(ized) Bikes: Tour De France Unveils New Plan To Catch Cheats
"This problem is worse than doping," French Secretary of State for Sports Thierry Braillard tells a newspaper.
Maria Sharapova’s business career might not be over — even if her tennis one is in jeopardy
Building a fan base outside of the sport might’ve been a more savvy business move than she ever could have imagined.
What Is Meldonium And Why Is It Banned
Tennis player Maria Sharapova tested positive for the banned drug – but it's not clear how much it really improves an athlete's performance, anyway.
The ethical case for allowing doping in sports
A stunning report from the World Anti-Doping Agency has made a series of allegations against Russian athletes and authorities, including the accusation that a Russian laboratory deliberately destroyed...
Why Lance Armstrong was right to dope
Time to wake up and smell the steroids says Julian Savulescu, director of the Uehrin Centre for Practical Ethics at the University of Oxford. Savulescu has garnered quite the reputation for his contro...
Boston Marathon Champ Rita Jeptoo Banned for Doping - Marathon
The three-time winner tested positive for EPO, a performance-enhancing drug.
BBC Sport - Russian doping claims: 99% of athletes guilty, German TV alleges
As many as 99% of Russian athletes are guilty of doping, a German TV documentary has alleged. The programme claims that Russian officials systematically accepted payment from athletes to supply banned...
Anabolic steroids
Guy using steroids.
Anabolic steroids - Testosterone Factor
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Anabolic steroids
Anabolic steroids, technically known as anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS), are drugs that are structurally related to the cyclic steroid ring system and have similar effects to testosterone in the bo...
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Erythropoietin
Erythropoietin, (/ɨˌrɪθrɵˈpɔɪ.ɨtɨn/, /ɛˌrɪθroʊ.poʊˈiːtɪn/) also known as EPO, is a glycoprotein hormone that controls erythropoiesis, or red blood cell production. It is a cytokine (protein signaling...
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Doping in East Germany
East Germany conducted a decades long program to feed performance-enhancing drugs to their athletes, known officially as State Plan 14.25. The drug regimens, given either with or without the knowledge...
Use of performance enhancing drugs in association football
Unlike individual sports such as bicycling, weight-lifting, and track and field, the use of performance enhancing drugs in football (soccer) is not widely associated with the sport because of lack of ...
World Anti-Doping Agency
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA; French: Agence mondiale antidopage) is an independent foundation created through a collective initiative led by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). It wa...
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Mitchell Report (baseball)
The 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, informally k...
Mitchell Report (baseball) - Wikipedia
Technology doping
Technology doping is a new term that has been becoming more popular recently in sports. Technology doping is the practice of gaining a competitive advantage using sports equipment. The World Anti-Dopi...
Trenbolone
Trenbolone is a steroid used on livestock to increase muscle growth and appetite. To increase its effective half-life, trenbolone is not used in a refined form, but is rather administered as ester de...
Trenbolone - Wikipedia
No Motor(ized) Bikes: Tour De France Unveils New Plan To Catch Cheats
"This problem is worse than doping," French Secretary of State for Sports Thierry Braillard tells a newspaper.
1-Testosterone
1-Testosterone (delta1-dihydrotestosterone, 17β-hydroxy-5alpha-androst-1-en-3-one, 1-Testo, 1-T) is an anabolic steroid that differs from testosterone by having a 1,2-double bond instead of 4,5-double...
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Festina affair
The Festina affair was a series of doping scandals, doping investigations and confessions by riders to doping that occurred during and after the 1998 Tour de France. The affair began when a large haul...
Ergogenic use of anabolic steroids
Since their discovery, anabolic steroids (AAS) have been widely used as an ergogenic aid to improve performance in sports, to improve one's physical appearance, as self-medication to recover from inju...
Ergogenic use of anabolic steroids - Wikipedia
Testosterone undecanoate
Testosterone undecanoate or testosterone undecylate is an ester of testosterone. This hormone is used in androgen replacement therapy primarily for the treatment of male hypogonadism, and is currently...
Testosterone undecanoate - Wikipedia
Blood-spinning
Blood-spinning is a medical procedure used to shorten the healing time of an injury. Small samples of the patient's blood are taken and spun in a centrifuge, allowing platelets and blood plasma to be ...
Doping in China
China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), conducted a state sanctioned doping programme on athletes in the 1980s and 1990s. The majority of revelations of Chinese doping have focused on ...
Adulterant
An adulterant is a substance found within other substances (e.g. food, beverages, fuels), although not allowed for legal or other reasons. The addition of adulterants is called adulteration. An adulte...