Sports Nutrition
 
 

Supplements
Performance-enhancing supplements are poorly regulated and still widely used by adolescent and professional athletes. The common OTC supplements include: Bee pollen, DHEA and ephedra. Anabolic steroids are the most dangerous and widely used in sports. Health risks include heart palpitations, liver damage, increased risk of heart attack or stroke and psychosis. View a list of banned substances from the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).

 
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