There’s a disturbing uptick in the number of teens using human growth hormones a new study says.
Track coach Jon Drummond is suing athlete Tyson Gay, saying that he is facing a lifetime ban over doping charges from the same organization that pursued Lance Armstrong.
Federal investigators say a 17-year veteran of the Arlington Police Department provided confidential information to a known drug dealer.
David Stern is optimistic that blood testing for Human Growth Hormone will be added to the league’s testing policy in time for the 2013-14 NBA season
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says he believes there will be an agreement soon with the players’ union for testing for human growth hormone.
HGH is a banned performance-enhancing drug that is hard to detect and has been linked to health problems such as diabetes, cardiac dysfunction and arthritis.
According to a report in the Miami New Times, Texas Rangers outfielder Nelson Cruz allegedly purchased PEDs from a Miami clinic whose core business was selling human growth hormone, testosterone and anabolic steroids.
Major League Baseball will test for human growth hormone throughout the regular season and will step up efforts to track the use of artificial testosterone.
When Roger Clemens pitches Saturday night for the Sugar Land Skeeters it will be the first time the 50-year-old has taken the mound in almost five years.
“There’s at least a possibility that we could have in-season testing of some form as soon as next year.” says an MLB union representative.
A juror in the Roger Clemens perjury case tells The Associated Press that the key prosecution witness in the case wasn’t credible.
Roger Clemens, acquitted on all counts. A five-year investigation ended with the top pitcher of his generation celebrating with family hugs inside the courtroom.