Steroidology

Uncover the truth about Anabolic Steroids uses in bodybuilding

Steroid Addiction
Thomas O’Connor, MD Board Certified Internal Medicine Clinical Instructor of Medicine University of Connecticut School of Medicine   October 25, 2016 Dear Editor: “Today, the US Federal Drug Administration (FDA) approved class-wide labeling changes for all prescription testosterone products, adding a new Warning, and updating the Abuse and Dependence... Read more
The Doctor Will See You Now!
  Thomas O’Connor, MD    October 17, 2016 There are some welcome changes taking place in the medical community which indicate that the number of  physicians knowledgeable enough, and interested in caring for Anabolic/Androgenic Steroid AAS users is likely to increase. A number of experts, including Dr.Shalender Bhasin, a leading... Read more
Roid Rage- Myth or Monster?
ROID RAGE!! Is it real? Or just an ass-hole on steroids! Thomas O’Connor, MD  9/13/16 We have all heard it before, “Roid Rage” is BS. It’s not true! People say- there is no evidence that Roid Rage exists and that guy who is acting like a crazy jerk, known... Read more
EPIDEMIC: Of Low Testosterone In American Men
Thomas O’Connor, MD   August 2016 Is it true? With all this hype on men turning into women, I decided to take some time and do some of my own research on this topic for myself- here is what I found. A recent, well done study peers into what is... Read more
Trenbolone (Tren) AKA Fina 2 Medical Mysteries
By Dr. Thomas O’Connor Trenbolone is without doubt the most powerful anabolic/androgenic steroid (AAS) known. Bro-Science vernacular tells us that injecting Tren can lead to “Tren-Cough”- a variant cough reaction immediately following an intramuscular injection that can range from a simply irritating tickle in the throat to a violet... Read more
A Letter to Senator Christopher Murphy
By Thomas O’Connor, MD. Earlier this month, I sent a letter to my congressional representative, Senator, Chris Murphy, asking for his help with what I believe is a medical crisis, the under treatment of former and current anabolic steroid users. I am not the first to identify this crisis;... Read more
Anabolic Steroids and Sex
Anabolic Steroids and Sex: The Good, The Bad and the Libido. By Thomas O’Connor MD     5/28/16   Ok, this is going to be a good one! My articles are never boring, as I discuss how anabolic/androgenic steroids-AAS cause medical issues like early cardiovascular disease, low testosterone, gynecomastia and sundry... Read more
Anabolic Steroid Induced Gynecomastia
  By Thomas O’Connor, MD       5/3/2016 Anabolic/Androgenic steroid (AAS) use is associated with a host of side effects- some can be serious and cause medical disease, others are more of a nuisance and can lead to a poor quality-of-life and cosmetic issues like gynecomastia. Of all the known side-effects... Read more
Medical Issues to be Aware of Associated with Anabolic Steroids
  Part 1 By Thomas O’Connor, MD       3/13/16         Anabolic steroids were initially created/discovered in the 1930’s. Since this time, millions of people have used these medical agents for both personal and professional reasons. The fascination with anabolic agents continues to build as those looking for... Read more