Performance Enhancing Drugs and the Olympics

Premier Health providers answer frequently asked questions about performance enhancing drugs and athletics, especially the Olympics.

In what other sports could athletes benefit from the use of beta-blockers?

Beta-blockers could be used to improve the performance of athletes in golf, skiing, snowboarding, ski jumping and freestyle aerial.

Source: Corinne Lyons, MA, AT, CSCS, Premier Health Sports Medicine, Upper Valley Medical Center; World Anti-Doping Agency, US Anti-Doping Agency