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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
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
The Science of Testosterone Enanthate Made Easy
By Ryan Root Testosterone is a natural androgenic hormone responsible for masculine features and a necessary component in a male endocrine system. In 1935, scientists were able to isolate testosterone so it could be made synthetically. This allowed us to administer an exogenous supply for low testosterone patients and... 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
Testosterone Propionate
    Testosterone Propionate  By John Stone                         In the late 1800’s Arnold Adolph Berthold discovered Testosterone during castration experiments done on fowl . Further research took place in the early 1900’s, which led to a better understanding of... 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
The PCT Specific Diet: Why many people fail in post cycle therapy by 3J
Today I would like to discuss a very important topic that seems to be overlooked by most amateur steroid users, post cycle therapy nutrition. Having been a nutritionist on steroid forums for almost a decade I can tell you that there isn’t a gold standard knowledge as to how... 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 Hypogonadism (ASIH)

AAS users desperately need physicians to help them address the many adverse
health effects of AAS, during and following AAS use, and to relieve the suffering
caused by AAS withdrawal as they strive for cessation.

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A Word About Testosterone – Part 1: Androgen Therapy

Despite the strong presence of legal and illegal androgen use, the science of androgen effects has greatly lagged behind the understanding of the biological effects of estrogen and indications for estrogen replacement therapy…

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Benefits of Frontloading

Frontloading is the term for loading the steroid compound in the first weeks to facilitate its access in the blood stream…

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Steroids Cycles and Stacks to Start With

The most important reason a testosterone cycle is recommended for first time users is because it is the building block for all future cycles. By using testosterone first you will have an idea of how you body will react to it…

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Phytoestrogens: Foods to Avoid as a Male Bodybuilder

Most of the foods I am about to list can safely be eaten regularly for the natural bodybuilder… Unfortunately, the same does not apply for the steroid user…

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Test Prop and Peak Value

So what’s the difference between running test prop and test e or c? The answer is two things – peak value and duration of cycle.

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Anabolic DN

Anabolic DN is a modified form of nandrolone, in which a carboxylic acid ester has been fused to the 17-beta hydroxyl group…

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A-Rod’s Advanced Drug Regimen

Although Alex Rodriguez finally waived the flag of surrender and dropped his lawsuit against the MLB for suspending him, we have learned quite a bit about the evidence the league had on the star player’s use of performance enhancing drugs…

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The Beginner’s Guide to Steroids and Nutrition

The notion that there is a “magic pill” has been grossly over popularized through a mixture of misconceptions leaked by the mass media and the flawed human psychological necessity that is instant gratification…

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Testosterone to Help Give Women the Big O

Whether or not Trefina is approved by the FDA and makes it into our pharmacies (and our television commercials) as the breakthrough “Viagra-for-women” drug that can turn even the most prudest housewife into a raging cougar in the sack remains to be seen…

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Armstrong gives up on legal race to keep his titles

The Tour de France is the word’s most famous and challenging bicycle race – a 21-day, 2000-mile ride through grueling mountains and picturesque towns in France and neighboring countries. But for US cyclist Lance Armstrong …

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Another Bay Area baseball player suspended for steroids

Bay Area baseball fans got hit with more bad news this week – this time from across the Bay Bridge. Oakland A’s right handed starting pitcher Bartolo Colon was suspended 50 games for testing positive for testosterone …

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Cabrera suspension highlights steroids continuing allure in MLB

The recent suspension of San Francisco Giants left fielder Melky Cabrera brings the issue of steroid use in Major League Baseball, once again, to the forefront of our national discourse…

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Top 5 fitness science breakthroughs of 2011

As we start the New Year, Steroidology takes a look back at the important scientific studies of 2011 that will impact the way we get in shape in 2012 and beyond. Important studies into weight loss, anti-aging, muscle growth and supplements top this year’s list…

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How to use steroids: Cycles, stacks, workouts, precautions, diet and more

One of the most commonly held myths that people have about steroids is that they are easy to use. The belief is that by simply popping a pill or taking an injection, the user will suddenly grow giant muscles. But just like all things in life…

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Impact of steroids on sports

Stripped medals. Congressional hearings. The dreaded asterisk. More so than any single sport or athlete today, the sports world is infatuated with how the use of steroids has infected its ranks…

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History of Anabolic/Androgenic Steroids

Since their creation in the early 1930’s, steroids have been praised for their effectiveness by users

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PCT Protocol

PCT Protocol

Steroid Articles August 28, 2009

I advise my AAS patients to use small amounts of HCG (250IU to 500IU) two days each week, right from the beginning of the cycle. This serves to maintain testicular form and function. It makes more sense to me to keep the horse in the barn, so to speak,... Read more
A comprehensive look at modern AAS cycling

If you are planning a 10 week cycle, the goal is to be at highest blood concentrations for as many of the 10 weeks as possible…

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Andropen 275

Andropen 275 is mixture of five different ester compounds designed specifically for athletes and body builders. It is a great steroid to stack for bulking or cutting …

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Steroid Books

Steroid Books March 22, 2009

Here is a list of book dealing with steroids and steroid culture…

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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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