Dangerous Medicine: What to Know About Performance-Enhancing Drugs

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A Dangerous Choice

Over the years, the reputation of professional baseball has had its fair share of controversy as a number of high-profile players have admitted to taking performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs). This week, Major League Baseball suspended Milwaukee Brewers star Ryan Braun for the rest of the 2013 season over a violation of the league's drug policy. Keep reading for a closer look at PEDs, their risks and how some athletes are cheating the system. Britt Middleton

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