THE EFFECTS OF STEROIDS ON STUDENTS THAT PLAY SPORTS AT HIGH SCHOOL LEVEL 1. RESEARCH PROPOSAL RESEARCH QUESTION What health effects do steroids have on high school students that play sports? HYPOTHESIS Students that use steroids for high school sports have an improved performance but experience negative health effects on their bodies. 2. MOTIVATION OF RESEARCH This area of research affects all students that partake in sporting activities in high school.
Research has shown that children that are forced into sports can be affected negatively in a physically, mentally, and emotionally way due to parent performance expectations. Sports is an important aspect of American culture. Some parents value sports more than they do
It became many athletes daily routine to dope up before a game. It use to be that steroids never had positive effects on the body now today we find that times have changed. Many believed steroids are only bad for the body but in my research it could go both ways. According to Lemouse a writer for the Health Guidance “Among other things the positive effects of steroids include increased muscle mass, tissue repair, endurance and fat loss”. There’s a lot in sports when your in competition it’s all about who’s the strongest or has the most endurance in most sports.
Also over the years drugs can affect your immune and you skeletal system. An example of a drug that does this is steroids. Many professional football players that are now old have many health problems due to the drugs that they took when they were young. Many get brain injuries and some have died. It's not fair for a student to waste his or her life like many of these professional athletes.
Kids who are involved in sports are more likely to stay in school and graduate. Graduation should be a main propriety for parents, so that kids can be successful later in life. “Studies have shown that high school athletes have higher grades than non-athletes, lower absentee levels, a significantly smaller percentage of discipline referrals, lower percentages of dropouts, and higher graduation rates (Child Trend).” May colleges want students that were involved in sports. In high school its tough to balance sports and school. Kids that are able to balance the two, are prime candidates for collages.
These sports programs are causing mental and physical damage for these developing kids and the intensity of parents and coached have made it even more overwhelming. Youth Sports are getting so intense they are putting the lives of children in trouble. As the intensity in youth sports increases, children begin to ignore the constant pains in their bodies to seem “tough” which leads to problems in their future. Among all injuries, the most
It denied both requests(Bruce Feiler)" Another way sports affect families is because students have stayed home from family trips just because they wanted to tryout for the team(Bruce Feiler). This action of putting sports in front of family is a clear reason why sports should not be in school. People who defend sports may say that they have a positive impact on family. They may say that sports offer a way that you can connect with your children but, this is false because at a sports competition your child usually sits with their team offering you little time to talk with them leaving you alone as you watch them and not talk with
for example; someone might ask you a question and you will give them an attitude. you wont be able to control your attitude. Steroids affect males differently than females. The drugs produce different side effects in different people. many of the changes produced by steroids are simply amplifying what occurs naturally within the bodies of all people.
Parents & Youth Sports: Keeping your Kids in the Game It’s no secret that most kids drop out of sports by the time they’re in middle school.  This is unfortunate because sports can have many benefits for kids including: •reduced risk of obesity •increased cardiovascular fitness •healthy growth of bones, muscles, ligaments, and tendons •improved coordination and balance •a greater ability to physically relax and, therefore, avoid the complications of chronic muscular tension (such as headache or back ache) •improved sleep •mental health benefits, such as greater confidence •improved social skills and personal skills - including cooperation and leadership If your child doesn 't participate in sports or drops out of sports by middle school, they
This steroid also helps your body function the way it is suppose to and make sure that everything is healthy in your body. On the other hand there is a steroid that is not natural but artificial. This kind of steroid.can be dangerous if taken much often. People use this kind of steroid to get more energy and make themselves stronger and build muscles.This steroid if taken often can result in heart attack, stroke, and even death. Even though this steroids are dangerous doctors use them on patients.