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Bodybuilders use insulin and steroids, with doctor's help

From stimulants to steroids, growth hormones and even gene therapy, high-performance athletes routinely risk everything in their quest for gold. Canada has had its share of drug headlines, from disgraced Pan Am weightlifters to the Ben Johnson scandal and the Dubin Inquiry. In recent years, Canadian scientists, athletes and officials have been first out of the blocks in the race to keep sports safe and fair.

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UK bodybuilders use almost anything to bulk up. Doctors try to keep them alive.
Medium: Radio
Program: The Inside Track
Guest(s): Rob Dawson, Ian Morgan
Broadcast Date: Mar. 7, 2004
Host: Robin Brown
Reporter: Nancy Durham
Duration: 10:55

Last updated: June 19, 2013

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