Submitted by RachelBrockway on 10/21/2014
Studies show that children feel pressure from their parents to excel in sports in order to achieve possible scholarships or accolades. This added pressure may result in your teen considering a performance-enhancing drug as a shortcut to improve their athletic performance.
If you are a parent of a teen athlete, be sure to talk to them about the dangers of using performance-enhancing drugs. Explain the consequences, side-effects and provide help to your teen so they stay clear of these substances. Read more » about High School Sports – Dangers of drugs to achieve a certain body image