The abuse of Durabolin hormone among body building athletes in Ninava Governate center


ABSTRACTAnabolic steroids forms a new danger threatened athletes . it is used greatly without medical need to gain muscle mass rapidly, this has led to many harmful effects appeared between them.This research aim to find out the age distribution , the period of use ,How and by whom they take it and the side effects which appeared on them. the researcher examine150 body builders athletes who used the durabolin hormone and the results showed that the ages (21 – 25 ) years form the highest percentage using this hormone and they take it through the coach usually . the highest period of using the hormone was 2 – 3 years, many side effects appeared between them including most of the body's systems .