Why Drug Testing is Important A quote by Malcom Gladwell states “An aggressive drug testing program would cut down on certain abuses, but it’s never going to catch everyone or even close to everyone.” As you know, drug testing is done to students athlete or not, every year. But schools in several states are wanting to require it for athletes, or students involved in extracurricular activities in Middle school. Although drug tests can be highly unliked in schools, schools should be required to test students because it can discourage drug use, identify students in need of help, and the evidence of the tests can lead to effectiveness. In school, drug testing can discourage the use of it to students. Some students fear that knowing of drug tests will pressure them into not doing drugs.
Therefore My is that drug abuse should be banned from sports permanently due to the harmful effects it has on the athlete’s and the spirit of sports. People might argue otherwise but taking drugs to better your performance is sports can relate to a student cheating on a test without even studying for it, while other students put in the effort to study hard so they can try to earn a good grade. The use of cheating to benefit is unfair to those who put in the time and effort. However, Performance enhancing drugs have been around where it was used by the greeks in ancient times, sadly the effects of ped hasn 't changed, and athletes to this day still use it too better their performance. For example, Barry Bonds was one of baseballs best hitters ever, putting up video game stats and holding records.
According to the Merriam Webster Dictionary (1), Doping is the illegal use of drugs or substances to improve athletic performance. These drugs used aid fast recover, harder training and also helps build muscles (2). Although the benefits seem attractive, the side effects are cannot be over looked. Kidney damage, increased aggression, low sperm count in men and deepened voices in women are to mention but a few side effects of the drugs(2). Doping is not new to the world of sports as it has been dated back to the 19th century, however, in recent times, the rate of doping in sports has increased among professional and amateur players.
( April 09 2015). Based on the evidence, we can know that children lack of sexual knowledge could be involve in sexual related issues in their early stage of life .Hence, sex education dissipate myths related to sex and broadens their horizon. It can also answer all the questions that they have regarding their changing body and hormonal surges. So, children who are 12 years and above can have a previous knowledge about their hormonal changes and will know how to handle the hormonal surge that happen in their body properly. Sex education in school can help them understand the differences and keep the desire to explore things for themselves in
It is also showing younger athletes that it’s okay to take these performance enhancing drugs to be good at sports. This will eventually have a negative effect on our society and prove that taking the safer path of banning them, is much more productive than making sports more interesting or making players
Taking pills and injecting testosterone are popular ways that athletes use PEDs. The whole reason that athletes choose to take these drugs is because of the unfair advantages they gain. Athletes take these drugs knowing it will increase their athletic ability and decrease their rest time. Anyone that knowingly takes a drug that will increase their ability is not playing their sport the acceptable way, and obviously this glorified cheating should not be allowed. Evan Argintar, an orthopedic surgeon at MedStar Washington Hospital Center, had this to say about performance enhancing drugs.
Men are most likely to use drugs that are associated with muscle gain and strength. Girl’s they are most likely to use non-prescription diet pill. But why do high school athletes use drugs? This is because constantly they face tremendous pressure to perform, If they are really serious about career the pressure
The government tend to close their eyes when dealing with juvenile delinquency. Juvenile delinquency will not be a heavy problem to the country if the government is willing to pay more attention to it. Increasing the authorities in the police officers’ attitude and discipline is one of the ways to get the party to work in the more effective way. Building more reformatory schools for juvenile delinquent is also one effective way. Even though it is said that reformatory school is not an effective way to stop these teenagers from stopping delinquency altogether, it is one of the way of teaching them how to be better as they are taught of moral and religion education in these kinds of schools which can at least help them realize what they had done wrong.
Drug testing is justified as school level but to a certain point. It should only be done to people participating in sports and are truly suspected of doping. It is still a infringement of rights but in order to try eradicate doping in sports, it must be confronted at an early stage. 2.3. No, if people have committed themselves to sport where doping of any sort is not allowed, there is no excuse or circumstance to do so.
RESEARCH TOPIC: 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.