08 – Drug Testing and Health

PEDs kill

Look at some of the side effects caused by PEDs. They are often taken in much larger quantities than they were originally designed for.

Question: What has Jack been taking and why might he have been at the doctors?

Jack probably does not know exactly what he taking or the dose he taking it in, because supplements and performance enhancing drugs often contain different ingredients to those listed. It appears that Jack was really at the doctors for chest pains, rather than his leg, but he did not want to admit that to his teacher. This might be a consequence of what he was taking.


Drug test accuracy – 1 in 1,000,000,000. If tested, you will get caught.

  • Tests are carried out 365 days a year.
  • First offence ban – 4 years.
  • All PEDs represent a serious threat to your health.
How might your family feel if you are caught taking PEDs? Play the audio to find out

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