Drug Use in Sports ProCon.org Site Map
Pros and Cons by Issue
Issue: CORE QUESTION
Issue: Performance Enhancing Drugs
Is a Potential Negative Impact on the Athlete's Health a Valid Reason to Ban Performance Enhancing Drugs in Sports?
Issue: "Blood Doping" and Erythropoietin (EPO)
Issue: Human Growth Hormone (HGH)
Issue: Hall of Fame
Issue: Drug Testing
Is the 2009 WADA "Whereabouts" Rule (Requiring Professional Athletes to Report Three Months in Advance Where They Will Be for One Hour Every Day) an Unfair Invasion of Athletes' Privacy?
Issue: Moral and Ethical Issues
Does the Use of Illegal Performance Enhancing Drugs by Some Athletes Coerce Other Athletes to Also Use Them to Remain Competitive?
Is There an Ethical Difference between Using performance enhancing drugs and using performing Enhancing Technologies in Nutrition, Training, and Equipment?
Should the Teammates of Athletes Who Are Found Guilty of Using Performance Enhancing Drugs in the Olympics Also Return Their Medals?
Issue: Public Policy
Would Allowing Performance Enhancing Drugs in Sports Decrease Fan Turnout, Revenue, and Corporate Sponsorship?
Issue: Athletes as Role Models