Monthly Archives: April 2017

Joakim Noah Suspended For Performance Enhancing Drug Use

  On March 25th, 2017 NBA player Joakim Noah was suspended by the NBA for testing positive for PED use. This occurred after Noah was found to have been using SARM’s. SARM’s work similarly to traditional steroids on the androgen receptor (AR). Examples of SARMs are Ostarine and Andarine. They are also known to induce similar side effects that are common with anabolic steroids. Read more [...]

Powerlifter Larry “Wheels” Williams Talks Steroid Stacks

  We are most definitely in the post shadow era of performance-enhancing drug use, that’s for sure. Almost 20 years ago, performance-enhancing drugs probably reached their peak when it comes to professional sports in America. Baseball players in particular looked like the kinds of action figures you’d find in toy stores all over the country, shaped a lot more like professional wrestlers Read more [...]

Brother of Cronulla NRL Captain Banned For Doping

  The sport of rugby has always attracted physical specimens, athletes that aren’t shy about using their brute force in training to mash into one another at top speed all in an effort to win at any cost unimaginable – so it shouldn’t be all that surprising that there are major doping programs being run in all of the top leagues around the world to build bigger, faster, and stronger athletes. At Read more [...]

WADA Says More People Approaching Them With Doping Information

According to the president of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), more people are approaching the global sports anti-doping agency today than ever before with the intention of whistleblowing on major performance-enhancing drug scandals that are wrapping up almost every major professional and amateur sport today. Craig Reedie, the president of this organization, told attendees of a major symposium Read more [...]

UFC Fighter Banned For Two Years After Using Anabolic Steroids

  Have you heard of UFC Welterweight fighter, Viscardi Andrade? Well, he just received a two-year suspension, following a positive drug test result. He tested positive for Winstrol, which is also known as the anabolic steroid, Stanozolol. This two-year suspension was announced by the USADA (United States Anti-Doping Agency) during late March of 2017. The test was administered a Read more [...]

Krill Oil Vs. Fish Oil: The Face-Off

 By Anthoney J. Andersen – Whether you are an exercise guru who works out four to five times a week (or more), or just someone looking for ways to improve their health, taking care of your body as you age is a vital component to living a long and prosperous life. But what are some of the key elements to maintaining a healthy diet and lifestyle? One of the crucial factors Read more [...]

UFC Fighter Tom Lawlor Suspended By USADA For PED Violation

  After being flagged by the United States Anti Doping Agency (USADA) for a potential violation in November, Ultimate Fighting Championship veteran "Filthy" Tom Lawlor has received a two year suspension from the UFC's anti doping partner. Retroactive to the date the tainted sample was collected -- October 10, 2016 -- Lawlor's suspension will last until October 11, 2018, a period of inactivity Read more [...]

Three Russian Athletes Banned For Doping

After completing a retest of Summer Olympic 2012 doping samples, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has suspended three Russian track and field athletes. Judgement has been passed on Gulfia Khanafeyeva, Viktoria Valyukevich, and Maria Bespalova, according to the All-Russia Athletics Federation. After both Bespalova and Khanafeeva tested positive, this now means that all 3 Russian female Read more [...]

Jamaican Sprinter Caught In Doping Scandal After Not Giving Sample

  Hurdler from Jamaica Kaliese Spencer, is denying the allegation that she refused to issue a steroid sample. If found guilty of evasion or positive for use of steroids, she could be suspended for up to four years. Her team is prepared to do all that is necessary to protect her reputation, and allow her to continue on as a prized Jamaican athlete.   After both Spencer and co-trainer Read more [...]