Persuasive Speech: The Use Of Anabolic Steroids

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Purpose: By the end of my speech, the audience will be influenced concerning the negative effects of steroids on human health which led to illegalizing this kind of drugs.  Introduction: Nowadays steroids are spread all over, and the use of these drugs had disrupted the life of many athletes. One example is an athlete “Taylor Hooton “who found dead on July 15 in his apartment. Actually, he wasn’t the first to kill himself. The investigators related his death to the use of anabolic steroids. At first, he started to feel euphoria upon consuming the drugs. Then, when he tried to stop them, he faced different problems such as depression, low self esteem, and the inability to concentrate. At the end, he chose to commit suicide. So what’s the issue…show more content…
V. Laws shed the light on steroids due to their disadvantages. A) The use of anabolic steroids in sports caught the attention of US who conducted a specific law for their use. B) A law came up to be applied in every Federal court which consists of placing steroids in the class of amphetamines. C) Thus, consuming any of the drugs listed in the class above would lead to being poisoned up to one year and/or a minimum fine of $1,000. VI. The physical dangers of steroids are numerous which will be mentioned now so that all of us would be aware. A) For the male, he would face enlarged breasts, shrunken testicles, and reduced sperm count, that would lead him to be infertile. On the other side, for the female, she would have enlarged clitoris, increased in the hair production, and a deep voice enough to be similar to a male. B) Both males and females will face these various negative effects. 1- Growing of Bones will be blocked that is linked to osteoporosis. 2-Enlarged heart that may lead to heart attack 2- A high blood pressure that will lead to hypertension. 4-Increasing in the triglycerides and cholesterol in blood. 5-Clotting factors will be
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