Difference between Anabolic Steroids and Blood Doping

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I. Introduction Exercise is very important in order to keep fit and healthy. However, like everything else in life; there are limits and boundaries that should not be crossed. Over the years, gym-goers and professional athletes have started to cross this limit by looking for alternatives for diligence; as a result, they have turned to abusing steroids or blood doping to improve their performance. My research aims to thoroughly explain the differences between anabolic steroids and blood doping. The reason of me choosing this topic is because I myself am a gym-goer, and I devote myself to maintaining my body and health, hence I would like to learn whether taking these shortcuts are worth the risks or not. Also, due to the rise of famous athletes taking performance enhancers, I would like to ascertain how these enhancers work and how many athletes have managed to deceive drug tests. A. Research Design The main aspects that I plan to focus on during the course of my research are: the definition of anabolic steroids and blood doping, the methods of using anabolic steroids and blood doping, the side effects of taking anabolic steroids and blood doping, the reasons people take these performance enhancers, notorious athletes who have abused performance enhancers; and finally in my conclusion, I shall state possible solutions and advices as well as my opinion on anabolic steroids and blood doping. B. Methodology To obtain my information, I will be viewing at least ten
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