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Doping in Sports

This guide provides sources to learn more about the use of illegal substances in competitive sports to improve performance and their side effects.

Films on Demand Service

There are a number of videos available on this subject, both on the internet and through our available databases. This page features some useful examples. For more, we recommend accessing the Films on Demand database.


Dr. Van Tulleken states that the newest wave of anabolic steroids have not undergone human testing and are unregulated. Videos on the internet exploit a vulnerable and poorly-informed population. A segment from: Sports Doping: Winning at Any Cosst.

What exactly does doping and steroids do to your body?

Steroids, syringes and stigma: the quest for the perfect male six-pack. In the search for a quick route to a muscular physique, many young men turn to controversial anabolic steroids to achieve their goals. But in the wake of deaths in the bodybuilding community, do the statistics showing a fourfold increase in their use, really add up?