http://paloaltoonline.com/square/print/2008/03/21/stanford-study-growth-hormone-doesnt-work


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Stanford study: Growth hormone doesn't work

Original post made on Mar 21, 2008

Human growth hormone doesn't work when it comes to enhancing athletic performance, according to an extensive review of studies by a team of 11 Stanford University researchers, Stanford announced Monday afternoon. And it could reduce stamina, the review concluded.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, March 17, 2008, 7:54 PM

Comments

Posted by sal, a resident of Barron Park
on Mar 21, 2008 at 5:15 am

this is the most ridiculous article that i have ever seen and the researchers at stanford should be ashamed of themselves for being woefully ingnorant of the issue of hgh, and for shoddy "reporting."

first of all, stanford didn't do a study. they reviewed previously done studies. secondly, the studies they looked at weren't involved with improving performance. finally, these studies - and this horrendous review - ignore the reality that hgh is used in greater dosages, with more regularity, in conjunction with steroids and other drugs and for longer peroids of time than allowed the legit world of medicine.

all in all this is a terrible item. those who use hgh to get ahead are laughing at how this article is being presented.