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The dark side of #instafit: anabolic steroids… why not?

The dark side of #instafit: anabolic steroids… why not?

Health & Fitness, Lifestyle
There are one million anabolic steroids users nationwide, which both include professional athletes and regular gym-goers. Along with the popularity of social media interactions in fitness, the real question is towards body-image and its superficial competition. The Voice of London investigates whether people are truly being themselves despite tremendous media influence. Starting with the use of anabolic steroids among male fitness professionals. Produced by Erin Zhang | Subbed by Stephany Malcolm
Tyson Fury: The Most Misunderstood Champion

Tyson Fury: The Most Misunderstood Champion

Boxing, News, Sport, UK, Uncategorized
Despite Tyson Fury's controversial, crude and over exaggerated character, has his personal issues allowed his outlandish persona to be understood? Reporter: Alex Zendra Tyson Fury, the unconventional, weird, outrageous British boxer who accomplished an unlikely task, ending the decade reign of- Wladimir Klitschko- in their fight. The Britton- Fury saw his stock had risen from defeating the Ukrainian world champion- from the boxing community. Not exactly from the entire British public. Many people understand the former heavyweight champion of the world to be, brash, arrogant, rude and a weird character-… but an excellent pugilist. Tyson had left remarks which the media understood as sexism, anti-Semitism and homophobia. Statements such as “Zionist Jewish people own all the banks all
An investigation into self-help books: Does it advise with mental health illnesses?

An investigation into self-help books: Does it advise with mental health illnesses?

Investigations
Reporter: Lateefa Farah   Sub-Editor: Gabby Espinet In my previous article, Do Self-Help Books really Help, we came to the conclusion it was a source of useful words and phrases that would stick to us like quotes, but never really take part in our lives. Since the rise of self-help books have become so popular, I thought it would be extremely important to investigate whether or not it can help someone with mental health illness. According to the BBC, the NHS recently installed a program within their Mental Health sector where they have started to prescribe self help books for patients who have depression, and anxiety. It is noted that there are many more mental health illnesses, but these two seem to be the most popular amongst requested self-help books. Although, the real question is
The Dangers Of Chemsex Addicton: The Horrific Effects On Mental And Physical Health

The Dangers Of Chemsex Addicton: The Horrific Effects On Mental And Physical Health

Health & Fitness
Chemsex addiction is becoming a serious problem. It is the reason for the deaths of many young men, as found by official reports in the London area. Chemsex drug use and it's real life horror stories are being given much-needed exposure in the upcoming film release Chemsex. But it all comes down to one thing...what effects are these drugs having on men's mental and physical health? Words: Gemma Smith, Subeditor: Isabella Sullivan An increasing number of gay male Londoners are relying on specific drugs (chems) to give them more confidence in the bedroom. This is having some serious mental effects, as well as leading to physical health issues and ultimately, death. Yet many are unaware of the issues and toxicology reports released this year have shown an overdose of a liquid narcotic,
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