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Title: Doping controls in gyms - ineffective, costly and more common than you think
Contributor(s): van de Ven, Katinka  (author)orcid ; Mulrooney, Kyle J D  (author)orcid 
Publication Date: 2016-12-13
Open Access: Yes
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Abstract: Anti-doping is not just something that exists in elite sports; it’s increasingly being applied to recreational gym users. While most countries focus on prevention and education, a handful have taken the drastic step of introducing doping controls in commercial gyms. In 2003, Belgium became the first country to introduce such measures. Sweden, Denmark and Norway soon followed their lead.
Publication Type: Journal Article
Source of Publication: The Conversation, v.Health + Medicine
Publisher: The Conversation Media Group
Place of Publication: Australia
ISSN: 2201-5639
Field of Research (FOR): 160299 Criminology not elsewhere classified
111799 Public Health and Health Services not elsewhere classified
160510 Public Policy
Socio-Economic Objective (SEO): 920401 Behaviour and Health
940499 Justice and the Law not elsewhere classified
920504 Men's Health
HERDC Category Description: C3 Non-Refereed Article in a Professional Journal
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