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Anabolic steroids are the way it is known synthetic substances based on male sex hormones (androgens). These hormones promote muscle growth (anabolic effect) as well as developmentof male sexual characteristics (androgenic effects).

Anabolic steroids were developed in the late 1930s primarily to treathypogonadism, a condition in which the testes do not produce enoughtestosterone to ensure growth, development and normal sexual function of the individual. Precisely at the end of 1930 scientists also discovered that these steroids facilitated the growth of musclesin laboratory animals, which led to the use of these substances by bodybuilders and weightlifters and then by athletes in other specialties.

The abuse of steroids has spread so that today affects theoutcome of sporting events.

One of the main reasons why people use anabolic steroids is to improve athletic performance. Among bodybuilders it is estimated that steroid abuse is very high. Anotherreason why people take steroids is to increase muscle size and reduce body fat. This group includes people suffering from a syndrome called dysmorphia, in which the person, man or woman, hasa distorted image of himself and no matter how muscular this person is always going to see as weak and thin.

In my personal opinion we should be careful with these substances, you can notmake improperuse and abuse them because of the effects produced in the bodyinternally and externally.

Anabolic steroids have the ability to androgenized tissues, this is inevitable. Any person treated withthese substances have a greater or lesser degree ofmasculinization.

The effects of steroids are more pronounced in women and adolescents. In adult men with less obvious effects, but long-term serious andunpredictable.

That's why I do not agree to the use of anabolic sporting events in the long run are very dangerous for your health and addictive. I totally agree that anabolic help you to...
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