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Are SteroidsWorth theRisk?What Are Steroids?Anabolic steroidsare artificially produced hormones that are the sameas or similar to,androgens, and the male-type sex hormones in thebody. There are more than 100 variations of anabolic steroids. Themost powerful androgen istestosterone(pronounced: tess-toss-tuh-rone). Although testosterone is mainly a mature male hormone, girls'bodies produce smaller amounts. Testosterone promotes the masculinetraits that guys develop during puberty, such as deepening of the voiceand growth of body hair. Testosterone levels can also affect howaggressive a person is.,

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Term
Spring
Professor
TrietLe
Tags
Androgen, Anabolic steroid

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