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4 January 2019

2019 in-advance TUE criteria updated

In January each year ASADA updates information about in-advance Therapeutic Use Exemption (TUE).

20 December 2018

Blog: Digesting a Food First approach

Digesting a Food First approach and supplement use

Q&A with Sports Dietitian Australia’s Jessica Rothwell

18 December 2018

2019 Prohibited List


This is a reminder that the 2019 Prohibited List (the Prohibited List) published by the World Anti-Doping Agency comes into effect on 1 January 2019.

17 December 2018

Blog: The pain of opioids

For the athlete recovering from injury, prescription opioids may have an important part to play in the treatment and rehabilitation process. However, there are rules governing their use in sport.

4 December 2018

ASADA Office Relocation

The ASADA office will be relocating between 7 and 10 December 2018.

20 November 2018

Blog: ‘Few are aware’ of supplement risks

Promoted as the magic pill for weight loss, weight gain, or as a contributor for maximum sporting performance – while the darker side to supplements is often ignored.

6 November 2018

Blog: The rise of LGD-4033

There appears to be an increasing number of athletes linked to the use of the Selective Androgen Receptor Modulator (SARM) Ligandrol (LGD-4033).

31 October 2018

Blog: The other side of performance enhancing drugs

Athletes are blinded by perceived short-term gains and neglect the long-term health impacts, according to Dr David Hughes.

23 October 2018

Blog: GW1516 - popular, but deadly

Athletes seeking to obtain an “edge” from the use of GW1516 need to be aware that they risk more than a positive test if they choose to take it – they may be risking their life.

19 October 2018

Blog: Dispelling the myths

There is a misconception that dietary supplements are safe to use.  Here are the common supplement myths and the truths that athletes need to know.


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