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PERFORMANCE ENHANCING DRUGS

BY: THE GALVIN PANIAGUAšŸ’Æ

Performance enhancing drugs or ped's are used by professional and amateur athletes to "improve" game play

WHY IS THIS A PROBLEM IN SPORTS??

Is giving athletes an unfair advantage against competitors.

SHORT-TERM EFFECTS OF PED'S

  • paranoid (extreme,unreasonable)
  • extreme irritability
  • Delusions- impaired judgment
  • Decrease in appetite
  • Major decrease in sleep

LONG-TERM EFFECTS OF PEDS

  • Anger and aggression (roid rage)
  • Increase in chance of getting heart attack/stroke
  • Kidney failure
  • Tumors in liver
  • Blood diseases from injection use

Since 2011 39 Major League Baseball players have been caught using ped's

SOLUTIONS FOR PED'S

  • Stricter rules
  • Fining the player
  • Longer suspensions and or kick out of league

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Media, Livingly. Adeiny Hechavarria in Atlanta Braves v Miami Marlins. Zimbio, 2016. Web. 4 May 2016.

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Media, Livingly. Adeiny Hechavarria in Atlanta Braves v Miami Marlins. Zimbio, 2016.

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Poroy, Denis. Adeiny Hechavarria of the Miami Marlins tosses his bat as he hits a.. Getty Images, 1999. Web. 4 May 2016.

SooHoo, Jon. Manager Manny Acta of the Dominican Republic and manager Jon Deeble.. Getty Images, 1999. Web. 4 May 2016.

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SooHoo, Jon. Manager Manny Acta of the Dominican Republic and manager Jon Deeble.. Getty Images, 1999. Web. 4 May 2016.