Those of us who have spent our careers studying substance use (note we do not assume that all use is disordered) and/or working with, in various capacities, those who engage in non-medical use of androgenic/anabolic steroids (AAS) have long ceased being surprised at the degree of bias in both the media and scientific communities against AAS and users of AAS. The agenda pressed … [Read more...] about Cheat This, Not That: Hypocrisy, Ethics and Performance Enhancement
Q: I was talking with a friend of mine at the gym today who is a very experienced bodybuilder and trainer. He basically informed that the more "juice" you do over time, the more steroids you will require in the future. Do you have to "continually" up the dosage amount to keep or gain more muscle?A: I don't myself agree with a principle of needed dose being related to past … [Read more...] about Does the Amount of Steroids Required to Maintain Muscle Increase Over Time?
Question: Mr Roberts, I've been reading for the last several years to learn about anabolic steroids, because I definitely plan to use them someday. So far though I keep making gains without them and I want to master that first before moving to the next level. I was glad to see you writing for Mesomorphosis again, I was always intrigued by your 2-week cycles and the results that … [Read more...] about How Has Your Two-Week Steroid Cycle Protocol Changed?
IFBB professional bodybuilder Guy Ducasse was sentenced to one month imprisonment and 400 hours community service after pleading guilty to steroid distribution. United States District Judge Claire Eagan emphatically rejected the prosecution's argument that Ducasse was "no different than any other drug dealer and should be treated accordingly." Federal prosecutors had asked … [Read more...] about IFBB Pro Bodybuilder Guy Ducasse Sentenced to One Month Imprisonment
FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg identified "enforcement of the law" as the overriding objective of the FDA under her leadership at a presentation for the Food and Drug Law Institute in Washington, D.C. on August 6, 2009. Hamburg cited the FDA raid of American Cellular Labs and the FDA public health advisory regarding steroids in supplements as examples of the increased … [Read more...] about FDA Commissioner Emphasizes Enforcement in Guidance to Supplement Industry
The Iron-Garfield Counties Narcotics Task Force has compared anabolic steroid underground labs ("UGLs") to dangerous and hazardous methamphetamine labs ("meth labs"). Task force officer Melissa Fritz-Fuller made the comparison when announcing the arrest of Mark Sherratt of Liquipharm Labs. Sherratt allegedly manufactured steroids from raw powders in a clandestine laboratory at … [Read more...] about Steroid Underground Lab Compared to Meth Lab in Utah Bust of Liquipharm