GLUCOCORTICOID IN PRESCRIBTION OF OF SPORTS MEDICINE PHYSICIANS

ORIGINAL RESEARCH TO GLUCOCORTICOID PRESCRIBING HABITS OF SPORTS MEDICINE PHYSICIANS WORKING IN HIGH-PERFORMANCE SPORT IN 30 COUNTRIES   Objectives: Glucocorticoids are commonly prescribed in medicine. When administered via certain routes, glucocorticoids are prohibited for incompetition use by WADA. The glucocorticoid prescribing habits of sports medicine doctors have not been reported.   Methods: An online survey…

EXPERTS WARN BEFORE FOOD SUPPLEMENTS BASED ON PROHORMONES

DANGEROUS PROHORMONES AS NUTRITION SUPPLEMENTS     The internet is expanding business with new doping products. The speech is about prohormones. This is a group of substances with anabolic effects. Trading with them is also a profitable business in Slovakia. Their sales are bordering on the law. Experts are talking about extreme dangers. Despite the…

SLOVAK ANTI-DOPING ACADEMY INTRODUCED EDUCATIONAL PROJECT „SPORT WITHOUT DOPING“

PROJECT „SPORT WITHOUT DOPING“ Educational project of the Slovak Anti-Doping Academy   Illustration: SAA   The Project provides basic information about doping and doping substances in sport, especially about anabolics, their harmful effects on the human organism. Project is aimed at protecting the health of young athletes.   The Project is prepared and published on…