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During the seminar I went to, there were two senior presentations. One on PEDs for recovery from injury and the other was about forgotten scapula. Performance enhancing drugs (PEDs) are taken to increase physical or mental endurance to embellish one’s performance. In the seminar the question was brought up if PEDs could be used in the healing process of athletic injury. Why would a person want to use PEDs during recovery? These drugs can help athletes recover faster from injury. The athlete, depending on what level there at, might be feeling pressure from coaches, fans and family to recover faster. Nevertheless is it really ethical to give athletes drugs just to recover faster. Many of the PEDs disused in the seminar had really bad side effects that could even result in death of the athlete. Some of the most commonly used PEDs in recovery are anabolic steroids, corticosteroids, NSAIDs, HGH, blood doping and IGF-1. Only two of these substances are banned by the NCAA and they are anabolic steroids and blood doping. Anabolic steroids are most communally affiliated with body builders...

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