The pros and cons of taking steroids

Discussing corticosteroids and anabolic steroids

Stars Insider

22/03/23 | StarsInsider

HEALTH Human body

Steroids, also called corticosteroids, are used in the treatment of a number of ailments, mainly to reduce inflammation and suppress the immune system. Used carefully, steroids can have a positive and harmless effect on the human body. But there are some risks involved in using steroids over an extended period. And it's very important to note that corticosteroids are different to anabolic steroids, a synthetic version of testosterone and used on occasion illegally to boost body mass and athletic performance. So, what exactly are the pros and cons of taking steroids?

Click through and learn more about the different types of steroids available, and the disorders they are designed to treat.

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