Sports SupplementsAn article about anabolic steroid use hitting an all-time high in the UK

September 30, 2019

Advisory Council on Misuse of Drugs examining PIED use

The UK government’s Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs (ACMD) is examining the use of performance and image-enhancing drugs (PIEDs) in society, and will hold an evidence-gathering day on 26 September at the Kia Oval, London. Last month, the Home Office’s annual Crime Survey for England and Wales (CSEW) Drug Misuse Report revealed that use of anabolic steroids had hit a nine-year high, with the rise in use particularly pronounced amongst young people.