Steroids may be illegal, but that obviously doesn’t stop a large part of the populace from taking them. Yes, pro bodybuilding is somewhat reliant on them in the bigger divisions but almost all sports have an epidemic of steroid use in its athletes.
Steroids and bodybuilding go hand in hand for many competitors. It’s the not so hush-hush topic surrounding all major bodybuilding leagues. But steroids is just a general term for performance enhancing drugs. There are a lot of different steroids out there. Have you ever wondered what happens to a human body when it takes Anabolic Steroids?
Well, Greg Foot from BBC Earth Lab is here to explain all the science you need to know about steroids and why people use them for muscle growth.