But in addition, the elimination of government oversight helped enable the proliferation of steroid abuse among performers.
We either let the steroid era ruin the game for us or we agree that the game is greater than such distractions.
Or whether the baseball writers hang on to their adamant “no steroid” position forever.
Were you surprised that A-Rod was lying to you about his steroid use, just bald-face lying?
The “steroid years,” 2001–2003, were some of the best statistically of your career.
If Barry Bonds is going to trial for steroid use and perjuring himself before a grand jury, why not Mark McGwire?
The anonymous blog Tennis Has a steroid Problem has a laundry list of “evidence” against the 27-year-old Spaniard.
Secretaries of state were struggling even before the vice presidency—historically a dish rag of a job—got a steroid injection.
He is the author of three books, including, most recently, steroid Nation.
First of all, HGH is not a steroid, though the term “steroid” has come to be used interchangeably and incorrectly with PEDs.
steroid ster·oid (stěr'oid', stēr'-)
Any of numerous naturally occurring or synthetic fat-soluble organic compounds having as a basis 17 carbon atoms arranged in four rings and including the sterols and bile acids, adrenocortical and sex hormones, certain natural drugs such as digitalis compounds, and the precursors of certain vitamins. Also called steroid hormone. adj. ste·roid·al (stĭ-roid', stě-)
Relating to or characteristic of steroids or steroid hormones.
Note: Steroids are often used illegally to increase the performance of competitive athletes of almost all age groups. They are banned in many athletic competitions, such as the Olympic Games.