Using Informed-sport.com is currently the only way people that need to steer clear of contaminated substances in their sport supplements, such as serving personnel and athletes, can be sure the products they are taking are safe. Informed sport was set up by HFL labs, HFL is part of the LGC company, the same people that carry out urine testing for various organisations.
Many people think that informed sport is somehow linked to, or sponsored by Maximuscle. We cannot find any truth in this rumour,
Steroid use is on the rise among the general population, not just with body builders and athletes. The body image pressure on women spawned a whole dieting industry to 'help' them get smaller and now the steroids industry is booming to 'help' (mainly) men get bigger. Steroid users are everywhere and from a young man's perspective they can seem like the obvious answer to getting bigger and looking 'hench'.
Steroids are essentially illegal to possess without a prescription,
Legal Highs (NPS)
Legal Highs are the name most people use for ‘New Psychoactive substances’, products that are sold to be used like illegal drugs. NPS are chemical blends of substances that are sold to the public. Many of the substances used have unknown effects on the body and mixing two or more NPS can create new chemicals within the body that can have even more dangerous effects. The more traditional party drugs that have been around for longer have been studied and many of the effects are known, more importantly many of the medical treatments for these drugs are also known.
Withdrawing from Cannabis.
Fortunately marijuana withdrawal is not Dangerous, however, stopping cannabis usage can produce withdrawal symptoms for those users that have become dependant.
So what happens when pot users decide to quit?
People trying to give up cannabis can experience symptoms that are very similar to those experienced by people trying to give up smoking tobacco - irritability, sleeping difficulties, anxiety, and cravings,
although these should peak after approximately 3 days.Read more
How many calories?
How Many Calories Do You Need?
If you are exercising or going to the gym, you need to know how many calories you use every day. Without this critical piece of information you are just guessing and cannot realistically make any gains or burn any fat to lose weight.
AGE 19 - 30. CALCULATE YOUR RESTING METABOLIC RATE (RMR)
Men, multiply your weight in kg by 15.3 then add 679.
Women, multiply your weight in kg by 14.7 then add 496
Galahad SMS Ltd Presentation, 17th June
Galahad SMS Ltd are giving a free presentation at the Oxted Community Hall on the 17th June at 20:30 hours. We will be covering drugs and alcohol, how they work and what they do to the body.
Galahad SMS Ltd delivers drug and alcohol education to companies and schools around the UK and on the 17th June we will be giving an introduction to what we do and also dispelling many of the myths that surround drug and alcohol use.
Scotty’s Little Soldiers News
Rugby teams for Scotty’s Little Soldiers and School of Hard Knocks will face each other in the world’s longest ever full contact rugby match.
With squads of just 23 players, we are aiming for a record smashing 30 hours of full on rugby.
Where? The British Army Stadium, Aldershot
When? 15th & 16th August 2015
This will be verified officially and recorded as a Guinness World Record.
Click here for more information.Read more
Trusted Pro Supplements joins Defence Discount
Trusted Pro Supplements, the Informed-SportONLY Supplement E-store, is delighted to announce that it will now be offering an incredible 12% discount on all orders made through Defence Discount, the armed forces discount service.
The Defence Discount Service is a valuable and tangible part of the nation's recognition and appreciation of the Armed Forces Community.