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Capstone Project Poster Presentation, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Spring 2014
Performance Enhancing Drugs (PEDs) are illegal substances that are prohibited for athletes to use to enhance their athletic ability. •In the late 1990s, baseball players caught using steroids was a major trend in sports. •Today, athletes from all sports are getting into trouble for PED usage in this new “Steroid Age” •According to Richard Pound, Chairman of the World Anti-Doping Agency, PEDs are the biggest problem sports organizations are facing today.