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Business Ethics

March 24, 2016 | Author: | Posted in business, mathematics and economics





Before to be able to discuss the morality or ethical aspects of any conduct , we need to understand the meaning of ethics and morality

According to Nicola (2000 , ethics is defined as being a body of moral principles or values that would govern a particular culture . It implies that laws of governance give equal weight to morals and values or that one ‘s values and moral issues ‘ As the author explains , the value of the method in which problems are solved does not [banner_entry_middle]

come solely from the final outcome the solution of problems , but also from the way in which they were resolved

To be ethical and moral , implies that someone should do what is right and good , for himself /herself and for others , and that he /she should avoid what is wrong or bad , for himself /herself and for the others

Even though many subjects are considered to be controversial in regards to their moral (or immoral ) facets , some are all researchers and thinkers one of the agreed upon subject is the use of performance enhancing drugs in sports


Performance enhancing drugs are Anabolic-androgenic steroids which are substances created by man for what concerns the male sex hormones Anabolic indicates muscle-building , and androgenic ‘ means the increased masculine characteristics . We should note here that some of the drugs in question can be obtained in a legal way , only if prescribed by a doctor . There use , in the legal aspect , is usually effectuated in to treat certain conditions in which the body is producing low amounts of the needed testosterone . Other prescriptions are done in the case of body wasting for what concerns AIDS cases or different cases which lead the human body to lose muscle mass , below acceptable levels

Testosterone is a steroid hormone that is one of the androgen family Testosterone is concealed in the testes (which is the medical name for testicles ) of men and the ovaries of women . It is considered to be the main male sex hormone and the first anabolic steroid


There are different ways in which the use of steroids can be implemented , the first method is that they are taken orally , they can be injected intramuscularly , or , when in the form of gels or creams , they can also be rubbed on the skin . And some people take such drugs in various ways such as using them in patterns called cycling , which involves taking multiple doses of steroids over a specific period of time , stopping for a period , and starting again ‘ such as combining one of them with others , or by starting to use one or more then , gradually increasing the dosages . By doing this , users believe that the different steroids will interact to produce an effect on muscle size that is greater than the effects of using each drug individually (ONDCP , 2006

The reason why athletes take steroids is because they think that such drugs… [banner_entry_footer]

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