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flvegan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-12-07 09:06 AM
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15. 'Zactly.
IMO, the only reason steroids aren't allowed, so to speak, in sports is due to their illegality. So, if a player gets a script for test and GH from a wellness clinic, is it then okay like it would be for any other American?

What if something like Superdrol works for you. It's legal, but it can register a false positive. What then?

Then the question that needs to be asked is it cheating because it's illegal, or is it cheating because it's enhancement? I currently take creatine methyl ester malate, di-creatine malate and a nitric oxide supplement when I hit the gym. Am I cheating? Would an NFL player be cheating?

I don't think that this will ever be solved.
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  -What's The Answer To Steroid Doping In Sports? Is There A Solution? cryingshame  Dec-12-07 08:20 AM   #0 
  - Different leagues  Teaser   Dec-12-07 08:21 AM   #1 
  - pregame urine testing on the 50-yard line, homeplate, center ice...whatever  NightWatcher   Dec-12-07 08:22 AM   #2 
  - allow it.  QuestionAll   Dec-12-07 08:24 AM   #3 
  - Banned from playing for one year and immediate contract termination  meegbear   Dec-12-07 08:24 AM   #4 
  - Depends what you want the outcome to be.  flvegan   Dec-12-07 08:27 AM   #5 
  - yeah knowing where to stop is a big one  Wetzelbill   Dec-12-07 08:48 AM   #8 
     - 'Zactly.  flvegan   Dec-12-07 09:06 AM   #15 
  - nothing all that satisfactory  Wetzelbill   Dec-12-07 08:31 AM   #6 
  - And even if legal, SOME sports docs will likely overprescribe  blondeatlast   Dec-12-07 08:48 AM   #9 
  - I think overprescribing will definitely come up  Wetzelbill   Dec-12-07 08:54 AM   #11 
  - That's the sad truth, just like if colleges were to enforce  MikeNearMcChord   Dec-12-07 08:51 AM   #10 
     - not only that, but they'll get exploited  Wetzelbill   Dec-12-07 09:08 AM   #17 
  - Keep on hand blood from each player.  LiberalFighter   Dec-12-07 08:43 AM   #7 
  - Outlaw sports.  RandomKoolzip   Dec-12-07 08:54 AM   #12 
  - surprise testing before any game  Highway61   Dec-12-07 08:58 AM   #13 
  - Arnold Schwarzenegger built a career out steriods - why no focus on him?  devilgrrl   Dec-12-07 09:00 AM   #14 
  - They were legal when he took them in his bodybuilding career.  flvegan   Dec-12-07 09:08 AM   #16 
  - Create a separate league where steroid use is legal.  porphyrian   Dec-12-07 09:13 AM   #18 
  - Stop paying-  TexasProgresive   Dec-12-07 11:33 AM   #19 
 

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