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Ch. 6: Introducing Anabolic Steroids

human body composed of different types of pillsOur next reading contains important information about the use and misuse of anabolic (androgenic) steroids. The reading comes from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (2016) Drug Facts series, and is called Anabolic Steroids. It covers topics such as:

  • What (anabolic) steroids are and how they are used
  • Brain and other health effects of steroid misuse (for men and for women)
  • Addiction and withdrawal experiences

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Click here for a link to our Carmen course where you can locate the assigned pdf file(s) for this chapter. You will need to be logged into our Carmen course, select Module 12, and proceed to the Coursework area. Under the Readings heading you will find a box with links to the readings for relevant coursebook chapters. Don’t forget to return here in your coursebook to complete the remaining chapters and interactive activities.