Ep31 - Why The War On Drugs In Sport Will Never Be Won

Ep31 - Why The War On Drugs In Sport Will Never Be Won

Anti-Doping Science Podcast

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In this episode I discuss the commentary entitled "Why The War On Drugs In Sport Will Never Be Won" by Smith and Stewart published in the journal of Harm Reduction in 2015. The idea is that the Zero Tolerance model of Anti-Doping that we currently have is failing and maybe as a society we should consider adopting a Harm Reduction model where athletes are given drugs by their physicians and their health is monitored. I go over their 6 point Harm R...
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In this episode I discuss the commentary entitled "Why The War On Drugs In Sport Will Never Be Won" by Smith and Stewart published in the journal of Harm Reduction in 2015. The idea is that the Zero Tolerance model of Anti-Doping that we currently have is failing and maybe as a society we should consider adopting a Harm Reduction model where athletes are given drugs by their physicians and their health is monitored. I go over their 6 point Harm R...
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