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Supplements Containing Banned Drugs “Sold Over the Counter” in the UK

One product that was tested at the King’s College drug testing lab in London contained “a product that has not yet been fully tested in man,” according to lab director David Cowan. See details on http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-northern-ireland-32133114 This is another example of risks involved with the use of supplements. Bernard Pepin ADC Chair

By | April 1st, 2015|Anti-Doping Rules, Supplements|0 Comments

Doping and Supplements

Here is some excerpt of an article published on the www.lawinsport.com website regarding the use of supplements by athletes.The article was written by Tom Rudkin David Herbert and published on March 9, 2015. It is visible in full on www.lawinsport.com/articles/item/thedoping-risks-of-modern-sports-supplements-williams-warburton-v-ukad. ATHLETES ARE PERSONALLY RESPONSIBLE FOR THEIR SUPPLEMENT INTAKE The risks associated with sporting supplements are [...]

By | March 12th, 2015|Anti-Doping Rules, Doping Control, Supplements, World Anti-Doping Agency|Comments Off on Doping and Supplements

Sport Supplements a Big Rip Off?

Read the article below for explanations:   More information on Supplements can be found on the links below:   More on research paper exploring tainted supplements that are still on sale despite FDA warnings http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/10/21/dangerous-dietary-supplements-return-to-store-shelves/?smid=tw-share More on supplements and the research paper warning about the lack of effective regulation of contaminated products http://www.minnpost.com/second-opinion/2014/10/more-troubling-news-about-dubious-and-dangerous-practices-dietary-supplement- Bernard Pepin [...]

By | October 27th, 2014|Supplements|Comments Off on Sport Supplements a Big Rip Off?