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#Steroids

# steroids - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

'We're told we need a massive chest and washboard abs': The rise of steroids - and the unspoken dangers
# Hpra
From The42
# Hpra

'We're told we need a massive chest and washboard abs': The rise of steroids - and the unspoken dangers

Sep 11th 2019, 5:01 PM 5,727 Views 5 Comments

Experts explain why using unprescribed drugs to get ‘the perfect body’ can cause serious health problems.

# steroids - Sunday 9 September, 2018

Steep increase in Limerick steroid-users seeking needle exchange
# Body-enhancing Drugs
# Body-enhancing Drugs

Steep increase in Limerick steroid-users seeking needle exchange

Sep 9th 2018, 7:00 AM 12,040 Views 8 Comments

An addiction and outreach service says there’s been a rise in younger steroid-users coming forward.

# steroids - Saturday 7 July, 2018

'Steroids aren't just for people playing in the Olympics anymore - They're more recreational'
# Steroids
# Steroids

'Steroids aren't just for people playing in the Olympics anymore - They're more recreational'

Jul 7th 2018, 10:00 PM 21,130 Views 50 Comments

A coroner for Cork city this week warned against the dangers of steroid use at the inquest into the death of an 18-year-old boy.

# steroids - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Coroner warns of dangers of steroid use at inquest into death of 18-year-old Limerick boy
# Luke O'brien May
# Luke O'brien May

Coroner warns of dangers of steroid use at inquest into death of 18-year-old Limerick boy

Jul 5th 2018, 4:40 PM 18,137 Views 19 Comments

Luke O’Brien May died after becoming ill in the midst of his Leaving Certificate exams last year.

# steroids - Friday 15 June, 2018

Alcohol, tobacco and medicine seized at Dublin Port
# Revenue
# Revenue

Alcohol, tobacco and medicine seized at Dublin Port

Jun 15th 2018, 5:54 PM 10,404 Views 11 Comments

The contraband products have a combined estimated retail value of almost €9,000.

# steroids - Saturday 11 November, 2017

Huge spike in steroid use despite side effects such as stunted growth and baldness
# Bodybuilding
# Bodybuilding

Huge spike in steroid use despite side effects such as stunted growth and baldness

Nov 11th 2017, 7:45 AM 12,292 Views 37 Comments

Gardaí believe about a dozen gyms in Dublin city centre and northside have been used as selling points.

# steroids - Friday 17 March, 2017

Former Real IRA gang associates selling steroids as number of addicts rises
# RIRA
# RIRA

Former Real IRA gang associates selling steroids as number of addicts rises

Mar 17th 2017, 6:15 AM 20,607 Views 20 Comments

Senior republicans have issued a warning to the men.

# steroids - Monday 13 March, 2017

Spike in the importation of illegal anabolic steroids causes health fears
# Growth
# Growth

Spike in the importation of illegal anabolic steroids causes health fears

Mar 13th 2017, 4:10 PM 11,863 Views 17 Comments

The seizure of such drugs almost tripled last year.

# steroids - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Steroids, growth hormones and erectile dysfunction pills worth €2 million seized in Donegal
# Illegal Medicines
# Illegal Medicines

Steroids, growth hormones and erectile dysfunction pills worth €2 million seized in Donegal

Mar 9th 2017, 6:55 PM 15,159 Views 34 Comments

Over 60,000 vials labelled as anabolic steroids were seized.

# steroids - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

NRL star suspended after testing positive for steroids
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

NRL star suspended after testing positive for steroids

Jan 17th 2017, 11:52 AM 4,506 Views 0 Comments

Jarrod Mullen has played 211 matches for Newcastle since making his debut 12 years ago.

# steroids - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

Irish woman waiting to hear about extradition to US is on suicide watch
# Steroid Distribution
# Steroid Distribution

Irish woman waiting to hear about extradition to US is on suicide watch

Nov 29th 2016, 8:08 PM 15,966 Views 0 Comments

The mother-of-one is wanted by US authorities in connection with an alleged multi-million euro steroid distribution enterprise.

# steroids - Sunday 20 November, 2016

Steroids: 'I thought that the only way I could beat my addiction was to end my life'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Steroids: 'I thought that the only way I could beat my addiction was to end my life'

Nov 20th 2016, 8:30 PM 8,963 Views 34 Comments

Body-conscious young men are turning to steroids despite the deadly consequences, writes Marcus Power.

# steroids - Saturday 10 September, 2016

Gardaí find large quantity of growth hormones after stopping car in Lucan
# Steroids
# Steroids

Gardaí find large quantity of growth hormones after stopping car in Lucan

Sep 10th 2016, 2:53 PM 23,043 Views 30 Comments

The items were seized, but no one was arrested.

# steroids - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

6-year ban for New Zealand-based rugby player on steroids
# Punishment
From The42
# Punishment

6-year ban for New Zealand-based rugby player on steroids

May 11th 2016, 8:23 AM 9,460 Views 11 Comments

Police had found four bottles of Dianabol during a search of the athlete’s house in 2013.

# steroids - Friday 22 April, 2016

Revenue seizes cigarettes worth €1.9m and steroids worth €30k
# Not Rice Cakes
# Not Rice Cakes

Revenue seizes cigarettes worth €1.9m and steroids worth €30k

Apr 22nd 2016, 6:49 PM 11,375 Views 10 Comments

Two men have been arrested in relation to the steroid seizure.

# steroids - Saturday 21 November, 2015

Spencer Matthews was kicked out of I'm A Celebrity because of his 'steroid addiction'
# Made In Chelsea
From The Daily Edge
# Made In Chelsea

Spencer Matthews was kicked out of I'm A Celebrity because of his 'steroid addiction'

Nov 21st 2015, 2:47 PM 10,849 Views 5 Comments

The Made in Chelsea star was in the jungle for four days before exiting the show.

# steroids - Sunday 10 May, 2015

Performance-enhancing drugs don't actually make you better at sport
# Dopes
# Dopes

Performance-enhancing drugs don't actually make you better at sport

May 10th 2015, 2:30 PM 19,350 Views 33 Comments

Flagrant false advertising.

# steroids - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Two-year ban for South African rugby player after positive test for steroids
# Drugs In Rugby
From The42
# Drugs In Rugby

Two-year ban for South African rugby player after positive test for steroids

Feb 4th 2015, 10:54 AM 5,946 Views 13 Comments

Gerbrandt Grobler has admitted his guilt and will not contest the sanction.

# steroids - Thursday 20 November, 2014

More and more men are receiving treatment for steroid abuse
# Roid Rage
# Roid Rage

More and more men are receiving treatment for steroid abuse

Nov 20th 2014, 7:52 AM 11,262 Views 18 Comments

They’re all men and many of them are more aggressive because of it.

# steroids - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Sports Film Of The Week: Bigger, Stronger, Faster
# Drugs
From The42
# Drugs

Sports Film Of The Week: Bigger, Stronger, Faster

Jul 21st 2013, 9:30 PM 4,436 Views 1 Comment

A bit of a trip back in time but it’s hard to imagine sport’s appetite for steroids has changed much.

# steroids - Sunday 9 June, 2013

What athletes looked like before and after they used steroids
# Cheats
From The42
# Cheats

What athletes looked like before and after they used steroids

Jun 9th 2013, 9:33 AM 10,873 Views 3 Comments

From Marion Jones to Alex Rodriguez, it’s remarkable how their bodies have changed.

# steroids - Sunday 10 March, 2013

Beef 'at risk' as penalties for feeding steroids to cattle may be cut
# Beef
# Beef

Beef 'at risk' as penalties for feeding steroids to cattle may be cut

Mar 10th 2013, 5:44 PM 7,584 Views 28 Comments

An Taisce has called for a vote by the European Parliament Agricultural Committee scrapping penalties to be reversed.

# steroids - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Baseball Hall of Fame inducts... no one
# MLB
From The42
# MLB

Baseball Hall of Fame inducts... no one

Jan 9th 2013, 8:09 PM 1,459 Views 0 Comments

Barry Bonds was among the steroids era stars shunned by the sport’s writers.

# steroids - Friday 11 November, 2011

Former All Blacks coach denies steroid claims
# Trouble?
From The42
# Trouble?

Former All Blacks coach denies steroid claims

Nov 11th 2011, 11:32 AM 162 Views 0 Comments

Two New Zealand rugby players took illegal substances in the 1990s, a forthcoming book alleges.

# steroids - Saturday 3 September, 2011

Uh oh: former Yankees pitcher Roger Clemens to be retried on perjury charges
# Misbehaviour
From The42
# Misbehaviour

Uh oh: former Yankees pitcher Roger Clemens to be retried on perjury charges

Sep 3rd 2011, 11:59 AM 124 Views 0 Comments

Former Yankees pitcher Roger Clemens is facing a retrial on charges that he lied to federal investigators about his use of performance enhancing drugs.

# steroids - Monday 8 August, 2011

MLB cracks down on deer antler spray
# Doe!
From The42
# Doe!

MLB cracks down on deer antler spray

Aug 8th 2011, 1:44 PM 189 Views 1 Comment

Testosterone, amphetamines, EPO… deer antler spray? Major League Baseball has officially announced a crack-down on baseball’s weirdest performance enhancing drug.

# steroids - Saturday 16 July, 2011

Five North Koreans fail dope tests at Women's World Cup
# Women's World Cup
From The42
# Women's World Cup

Five North Koreans fail dope tests at Women's World Cup

Jul 16th 2011, 1:31 PM 204 Views 7 Comments

FIFA president Sepp Blatter is ‘shocked’ as football faces its biggest tournament doping scandal in 17 years.

# steroids - Wednesday 2 March, 2011

View from New York: Barry Bonds' balls a matter of public interest
# Empire State
From The42
# Empire State

View from New York: Barry Bonds' balls a matter of public interest

Mar 2nd 2011, 9:54 AM 222 Views 0 Comments

John Riordan goes over to the dark side as he takes a look at the record-breaking slugger’s sexual performance. Seriously.