Archive for the ‘HGH in Pro Sports’ Category

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Study Says HGH Could Turn a Loser Into a Winner?

It seems impossible, that simply taking Human Growth Hormone could provide so many benefits to a person. Research and studies have shown that this hormone can reverse the hands of time, improve bones, muscles and organ functions, improve mental attitude and energy levels, and provide multiple benefits to athletes. However, there are just as many [...]

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Cruz Moves On With Baltimore Orioles After Biogenesis

He faced a rough patch, but it seems Nelson Cruz is moving on from his Biogenesis suspension over the use of performance enhancers, likely including Human Growth Hormone and testosterone. During a recent news conference, Cruz announced that he was offered a one-year contract with the Orioles worth 8 million dollars. One thing he didn’t [...]

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Olympics Are Over – But Some Athletes May Still Face HGH Test Results

The 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi have officially ended, but some athletes may still end up in the hot seat over drug testing. How is this possible? The World Anti-Doping Agency says testing can soon begin for the presence of Human Growth Hormone in already-collected samples from Olympic athletes, once a court appeal relating back [...]

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Sochi Drug Lab Snags First Olympic Doper

After planning to complete 2,453 drug tests during the course of the Sochi Olympic Games, it was inevitable: the anti-doping laboratory has found its first positive drug test. The offender was a biathlete from Germany, Evi Sachenbacher-Stehle, who has a history of winning gold medals . . . and a history of issues during the [...]

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UFC Positive Drug Test “Exposes” UFC’s Proactive PED Stance and State’s Mistake

Every sport had different procedures and rules regarding the use of performance enhancers and subsequent penalties for athletes found using. The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), the company that hosts matches and events for mixed martial arts fighters, is no different. The organization has publicly frowned on the use of performance enhancers by its athletes, and [...]

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What Made A Rod Drop His Lawsuit?

In an odd move, embattled Major League Baseball star Alex Rodriguez decided on Friday, February 7, to drop the lawsuit he had previously brought against the Major League Baseball Association and MLB Commissioner Bud Selig, capping off a bizarre drama that has included stolen records, shady money hand-offs and adult tantrums. Since receiving his 211 [...]

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What If HGH Weren’t Banned?

Human Growth Hormone comes up a lot in discussions surrounding the use of performance enhancing drugs (PED’s) in professional sports. Obviously, the substance gained the most fame in the summer of 2013 scandal surrounding the Biogenesis clinic’s distribution of it and other PED’s to as many as 20 Major League Baseball stars and causing a [...]

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Could You Train Like an Olympian?

With the Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia set to begin on February 7 and run through February 23, the media coverage of the athletes, venue, and surrounding hype are slowly building. The world’s best athletes are preparing to take the stage to show off their skill and training in the sports they love and have [...]

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60 Minutes Interview With Anthony Bosch Disasterous for A-Rod

He almost had us. After the tantrums, storming out of hearings, blaming MLB, and generally acting like a petulant teenager, lately Alex Rodriguez at least had some good press on his side, with the shady details that emerged around the arrest of a Florida man accused of stealing documents from the car of a former [...]

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Guess Who’s Tired of Baseball’s PED Scandal?

The public is tired of hearing about it, Major League Baseball is surely wishing it would all just go away, and the players involved probably wish another, bigger scandal would come along and wipe the months of negative publicity away. None more so than Alex Rodriguez, it seems. Even though he initiated the appeal of [...]