Athletes and Drug Abuse: A Disturbing Trend in Modern Sports

By |2020-03-25T19:40:47+00:00June 15th, 2019|Categories: Drug Abuse, Mental Health, Recovery|Tags: , , , , , , , |

 

 

Drug abuse is a common occurrence across all types of sports, at all competitive levels. Besides just performance-enhancing drugs such as steroids and stimulants, many athletes feel compelled to abuse drugs and alcohol for a variety of other reasons. The intense pressure to perform, coupled with a possible underlying mental health disorder can all contribute […]