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Author McPherson, Stephanie Sammartino, author.

Title Doping in sports : winning at any cost? / Stephanie Sammartino McPherson.

Publication Info. Minneapolis : Twenty-First Century Books, [2016]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Non-Fiction  362.29 McPherson    ---  Available
Description 104 pages : color photographs ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Study Program UG RL 9.1 4.0 179377 EN
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Indexed In: Junior Library Guild
Summary Behind the glory, medals, money, and fame of big-time sports lies a complex web of controversy and deceit. Doping - the use of banned performance enhancing drugs (PEDs) to gain a competitive athletic edge - is common in many sports. While doping can improve performance, it poses huge risks for athletes' health and careers.
Audience Ages 14 & up.
Grades 9 & up.
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG)
Subject Doping in sports -- Juvenile literature.
Steroids -- Juvenile literature.
Substance abuse -- Juvenile literature.
Doping in sports.
Substance abuse.
Doping in sports.
Substance abuse.
ISBN 9781467761482 (library binding)

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