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Science tells us PED benefits can last for "decades". Take Cyborg for example...

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  1. real2124 Purple Belt

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    Cyborg used steroids as we all know, and look at her, even without steroids she's annihilating all the competition primarily through brute force.

    Is it possible she's continuing to reap the benefits of steroid use even though she's currently clean?

    Absolutely according to a few studies... such as:
    http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-24730151

    The researchers discovered that the lifters who had once taken the drugs had a comparable number of cell nuclei in their quadriceps as athletes who were currently performing high intensity training.

    Research suggests that athletes who use steroids for a short period can benefit for their entire careers.

    Edit: Another study worth looking into : https://thinksteroids.com/news/anabolic-steroids-result-in-permanent-muscle-gains/
     
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    What about Asthma medication?
     
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  4. War Pig Brown Belt

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    A study proved there is cellular memory which makes it easier to build muscle, even if someone stops using steroids.
     
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  5. Cheapshart A farce to be reckoned with.

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    Maybe.

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  6. ShoopNazi Purple Belt

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    What do cell phones have to do with building muscles?
     
  7. real2124 Purple Belt

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    Correct.
     
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  8. War Pig Brown Belt

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    nothing that I know of
     
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  9. Toco Steel Belt

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    thank god for PEDs
     
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  10. Verace Gold Belt

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    Do people really need a study to reach this conclusion?
     
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  11. SirKratos Silver Belt

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    "Even without steroids..."

    I'd give you a response but I want my account to remain intact, so.
     
  12. FinBJJ Black Belt

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    Yeah, we should all just go with our gut feeling instead of scientific evidence.
     
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    Interesting, cheaters should get a lifetime ban.
     
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    Vitor practically turned into a soggy woman after he stopped
     
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    Professional athletes are using PEDs. Quick, call FBI!
     
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    Vitor was an unintelligent PEDs/ steroids abuser. he used them wrongly and damaged his system. Overeem still looks fine even he was roided to the gills in his ubereem days
     
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  18. UJustGotChaeld Steel Belt

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    I have mentioned this before as well. It's why she needs to fight at 135, because she still gets the benefit of steroids if she can bulk up.
     
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    Either he was intelligent or he used them wrongly. Make up your goddamn mind.
     
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    lol I was thinking the same thing!
     
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