Suicide Is Never a Joke

posted on May 19th 2017 in All Blogs & Current Events with 0 Comments

Aaron Hernandez

In the wake of the recent death by suicide of famed NFL player and prisoner Aaron Hernandez, a number of citizens took to the airwaves and pages of various media to post sarcasm and jokes about his death. As the father of a young man whose life was cut short by suicide, I can tell […]

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Maria Sharapova Suspended After Failing Drug Test

posted on May 12th 2017 in All Blogs with 0 Comments


The richest athlete in the history of women’s sport was suspended last year for failing a drug test putting her lucrative tennis career on the line. Maria Sharapova recently returned to play after serving a 15-month suspension for using the banned substance meldonium.  Meldonium was banned by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) just a few […]

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Experts in Washington D.C. Examine the Steroid Epidemic

posted on May 5th 2017 in All Blogs & Current Events with 0 Comments

Hidden In Plain Sight

The Taylor Hooton Foundation hosted a forum in Washington, D.C. on April 27 to address the urgent need for progress in research, diagnosis and treatment of users of anabolic steroids, dietary supplements, and other Appearance and Performance Enhancing Substances. A number of the world’s experts on this topic gathered at the National Press Club to […]

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