Steroidology

Uncover the truth about Anabolic Steroids uses in bodybuilding

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
Common Sense Information and Advice on Steroid Side Effects

Remember, these are powerful drugs and to think anyone, even the most careful of users, is immune from the potential side effects of anabolic steroids is naive…

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Steroids and liver Toxicity – Part 2

First off, bile is passed in two ways, as bile salt dependent flow and bile salt independent flow. An uninvolved process controlled chiefly by the osmotic factors bicarbonate and glutathione is called bile salt independent flow…

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Steroids and Liver Toxicity – Part 1

The most common toxicity experienced is intrahepatic cholestasis, which is an occurrence where bile flow is stopped when oral anabolics enter the liver…

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The neurological and psychological side effects of steroid use

Anabolic steroids have been used by both men and women for decades as “performance-enhancing drugs”. The lure of being faster, stronger and better is strong so many overlook the potential risks. adolescents are particularly vulnerable and very impressionable…

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Long-term side effects of steroid use

Anabolic steroids were first developed in then1930’s and in the years since have been used and abused by both men and women in an attempt to be stronger, faster and more muscular. Scientists have been aware of many of the side effects from short term use of anabolic steroids but now have been able to also define the effects of long term steroid use.

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Short-term side effects of steroid use

Anabolic steroids are a synthetic form of the male hormones testosterone and dihydrotestosterone. There are numerous reasons people choose to use steroids but it usually boils down to two basic reasons, increased performance and a better self image…

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Pitfalls of steroid use

Steroids make the news quite often, but with the Olympic Games here again steroids and “doping” are back in the headlines. When a young girl from China, which happens to be one of the countries with a history of steroid use by it’s athletes, is able to beat Ryan Lochte’s record everyone wants to know how she did it.

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Anabolic Steroid side effects and addiction

Anabolic steroids (AS) are effective in enhancing athletic performance. The trade off, however, is the occurrence of adverse side effects …

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Steroid Side Effects and How to Stop them

Because AAS have side effects, and long-term use of AAS can have a profound effect on longevity and overall health …

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Steroid Side Effects and How to Stop them

This chapter, along with the chapter on the proper use of ancillary medications, are two of the most important chapters in this book…

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