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John Daly challenges PGA Drug Testing

It’s no secret that drug testing of most major sports is constantly evolving to catch any and all forms of illegal drugs that may enhance a player’s ability in an unfair way. The Professional Golf Association Tour is no exception, having significantly amped up the frequency and accuracy of their test, ensuring that no illegal […]

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Andy Pettitte and the HGH Issue

Professional athletes are under a lot of pressure to perform at their best each and every game. Some athletes choose to use illegal substances such as steroids to get ahead of the competition. Other times, athletes begin to stand head and shoulders above the rest, then feel pressured to maintain their legendary status by turning […]

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New HGH Agreement Between Pfizer and OPKO

The human growth hormone seems to be the future. Pharmaceutical company OPKO Health Inc. has just made a $275 million agreement with Pfizer (also a pharmaceutical company) to begin developing and commercializing a special version of the human growth hormone. The drug, called hGH-CTP is a longer lasting human growth hormone treatment than the typical […]

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HGH and Athletics

The human growth hormone, also known as HGH, is a highly controversial drug that is becoming more and more prevalent in the athletic community. The rumors are that it can make you faster, stronger, leaner, and an overall better competitor. However, recent studies are beginning to show that may not be true. The human growth […]

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Baseball’s Recent PED Report

Baseball is a time-honored American tradition. From Babe Ruth to Willie Mays, baseball players are considered by true lovers of the sport as American heroes. Unfortunately, not all of the baseball greats followed the rules. Juicing, or using steroids or other PEDs (performance enhancing drugs) has been around almost as long as baseball. Many a […]

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HGH Testing and UFC

Human Growth Hormone testing was in the news again recently when it was reported that UFC middleweight Cung Le, aged 42, was given a year-long suspension from competing in MMA Fighting due to a positive HGH test. The UFC yesterday rescinded their suspension due to flaws discovered in their testing process. The UFC becomes the […]