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COVID-19, Public Health Strategies and Post Pandemic AAS/Androgen Use: A Commentary/Short Communication

Published Online: 19 May 2022
Volume & Issue: Volume 62 (2022) - Issue 1 (May 2022)
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2585-8777
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16 Apr 2015
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2 times per year
Languages
English
Summary

In this commentary/short communication we summarize many recent developments related to public health strategies for COVID-19. At this time, there are a wide range of emerging themes post various lockdown measures that have been reported, such as increased exercise, increased drug use, and various associated declines in mental health and other deleterious effects on eating behaviour patterns. Aligned to this, AAS/Androgen use has increased during and post-lockdowns and we posit, in the context of the aforementioned additional risks that have been reported, that future public health strategies need to demonstrate awareness of increased risk that they (AAS/Androgens) present at this time.

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