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DOES THE PERFORMANCE ENHANCING DRUG UNDERMINE THE SPIRIT OF SPORT? What’s common in Spiderman, Fantastic 4, and Captain America? Their journey from where they start. All reel life super heroes are self-improving individual. They were not the heroes until they bump into with the scientific experiment or Nature’s bustle. Same can be the saga with the Sportsmen. They want to create history by winning a Medal and some of them won’t mind seeking helping from drugs.
Who doesn’t want to enhance their performance in any field of their work or job? If one look at employee’s (sportsman) point of view he/she will be getting new avenues of earning name and fame, recognition from their country and also from world’s media. Then if one looks at Company's (Inner self, Family, Brands, and Country) point of view it’s always good that their employee mark their manifestation (unless it isn’t effecting Company’s reputation or rather it isn’t naked). And when it comes to peers (if they are too true to their company) one is being egocentric because there is matter of being promoted with more than just a Gold Medal. And this also may arouse interest of their peers to opt the enhancement therapy (which can be better for company). So one can’t be exactly sure of favouring doping which is better for sport and sportsman but only in short run.
Different Kinds of Drugs used in Sports: The practice of taking remedial measures for performance enhancing is called Doping in Sports. There are different performance enhancing drugs for different requirements of an athlete, depending upon the sports and the core competence required for realisation of objective.
• Stimulants – Caffeine, Amphetamine, Cocaine Many athletes have to follow strict guidelines for diet and also they have many social obligations. And this leads to stress of being a public figure, weight issues; so for that…...

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