Apr
12

Body Positivity and the Fight against Appearance and Performance Enhancing Drugs 

posted on April 12th 2017 in All Blogs & Current Events with 0 Comments

Body Positivity

It’s become increasingly clear that appearance and performance enhancing drugs are not just for professional, or even student-athletes. The average age for first time anabolic steroid users is only 15 years old High school girls are the fastest growing user group. The top three reasons that young people report that they turn to these substances […]

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Jan
20

The JAMA On Men’s Body Image Issues

posted on January 20th 2017 in All Blogs & Current Events with 0 Comments

Body Image weightlifting

Current Events: “More research is needed to address the critical health problems associated with the use of anabolic-androgenic steroids among American men.” When our son Taylor died in 2003, we had taken him to three different doctors in the weeks/months leading up to his death. A family physician, a dermatologist and a psychiatrist. Two of […]

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