Last updated on: 10/7/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Association Against Steroid Abuse Biography

Position:
Con to the question "Should Performance Enhancing Drugs (Such as Steroids) Be Accepted in Sports?"
Reasoning:

“We feel that there is not enough being done to prevent steroid abuse and believe that the only way to truly prevent people from abusing these drugs is through education and guidance starting at an early age of development.”

“Making a Positive Difference,” Letter from the Board, www.steroidabuse.com (accessed Oct. 7, 2008)

Description:

“We are an independent organization, ‘The Association Against Steroid Abuse’ who feel that with support from the Media, Government, Educators, Parents and Sporting Organizations we can successfully educate and safeguard against the abuse of anabolic steroids.”

“Making a Positive Difference,” Letter from the Board, www.steroidabuse.com (accessed Oct. 7, 2008)

Mission:

“Our mission is to educate and safeguard against the abuse of anabolic steroids. We are committed to providing crucial information and statistics on the dangers and issues surrounding anabolic steroid abuse to not only potential abusers, but to Parents, Educators, Sporting Organizations, and all others who can help make a difference in this wide spread problem.”

“Our Mission,” www.steroidabuse.com (accessed Oct. 7, 2008)

Other:
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Quoted in:
  1. What Are Steroids?