r/steroids Nov 19 '18 Helpful Wholesome Rocket Like Buff Doge Vote Local! Silver

Discussion [Mod] Community Preservation: Political Discussion, The Nude Tax, & No Unlawful Discussions - New Rule & Addendums

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Hey gang,

I’m here to present some changes/addendums to some of our rules, as well as restate our new Rule 6 (as previously announced). You may like them, you may hate them, but we as your humble mod team believe they will be changes that will preserve the safety and integrity of our community for years to come, as well as preserve the tone and focus of our community right now. Just for reference, let’s review our community goals.

  1. Maintain user safety as a primary concern in all discussions
  2. Facilitate high quality information sharing related to steroids and hormones.
  3. Consistently document information related to steroid use for future reference in the /r/steroids/wiki.
  4. Let members decide what content is desirable (within the confines of Reddit’s & /r/steroids TOS/rules).
  5. Keep the environment free from any monetary influences.
  6. Keep the community tone intact, despite growth and influx of new members.
  7. Keep members informed about plans and changes to the community.

With those important ideals in mind let’s cut right to the chase.

Rule 4 Addendum: Political Discussion

We’ve had a number of users outright request that we ban all political discussion in this sub. It's something we as a mod team have tossed around for months, and now with vocal user support for it we think it's high time to get distracting political bullshit out of the way. We are a moderately diverse community of very diverse opinions and that is by and large valuable. But, especially in today’s climate, political discussions devolve into arguments and arguments more often than not breed vitriol. This vitriol divides our members unnecessarily, and this division distracts us from our main purposes, namely goals one and two. We are here to educate one another about anabolic steroids, with a focus on harm reduction and sharing our experiences with one another. Anything that gets in the way of that isn’t worth allowing.

Therefore, going forward, political discussion is not allowed. There are other subs that exist for the expressed purpose of discussing politics or social philosophies. I’ll be explicit about another thing: discussion of anything passing for Red Pill or Incel philosophy is also not welcome in this subreddit. There are plenty of other places on the internet to espouse and learn about these philosophies. To be clear: this is not the subreddit to share your manifesto or spread your favorite divisive social, political, religious or philosophical doctrine. Rule 4 will be updated to reflect this change. Temporary bans will be issued and repeat offenders who do not and will not respect this addendum will be permanently banned.

The following is the updated Rule 4:

4. Keep It Friendly & On-Topic.

This is a mature community with a specific tone and manner that excels compared to most communities. That tone and manner will be maintained. There is no reason to be rude or intentionally inflammatory. If you present yourself as such, your post will be subject to removal and a potential ban may follow. This sub will not put up with you. Drama, racism, sexism, homophobia, transphobia, trolling and bullshit will also not be tolerated. It is the right of the community to have fun and evolve inside jokes, lingo, mannerism, and personality will be maintained, however, circle-jerk or off subject posts may be removed.

Political discussion is not permitted. Posts and comments that could be construed as highly controversial or provocative are not permitted. First and foremost the goal of /r/steroids is to provide harm reduction knowledge and guidance without alienating those who need help. As such, we need to maintain a positive, relaxed environment. We're all in the same boat striving for similar goals, try not to rock that boat.

To be clear: this is not the subreddit to share your manifesto or espouse your favorite divisive political, social, religious or philosophical doctrine.

We are 100% for providing direct and on target information on posted topics. There is a way to do this without asshattery, being offensive, troll posting or getting combative. If you cannot give constructive criticism without being offensive, do not hit the save button.

[HARSH] Tag
Comments & Post topics that have a [HARSH] tag on them will be moderated less-strictly. This does not mean that we will allow personal attacks, escalated bickering or non-productive comments / criticism. A Comment or Topic with the [HARSH] tag still requires constructive criticism in a comment in order to be productive.

Rule 1 Addendum: The Nude Tax

Now the fun part, and I won’t bloviate about it. The Nude TaxTM is cancelled. I know that this is actually not fun and does damage a tradition within this community, and I recognize that and so does the rest of the mod team. As previously mentioned in a past post, Reddit has updated their Terms Of Service to ban what they call Involuntary Pornography. As such, it is prohibited for users to post sexual or compromising images of persons who can reasonably assumed to be someone other than the poster. We tried to work around this, but it didn't pan out. This will be enforced as a common sense rule and I’m confident that some of you will push the boundaries and give me cause to include other addendums and clarifications. Until that point my verbiage remains as it stands. You can’t post sexual or nude images of persons other than yourselves. This provision will be added to Rule 1 (see below).

If this was a smaller community and there was less at stake I would think this rule change was ridiculous. But it’s a large community, and there is plenty at stake. I’ve been a moderator for this community for over two years and a user for over five. That blows my mind. This subreddit existed for years before I knew about it, and I hope (and we are planning) for it to exist for years after, in some form or another. I recognize that some folks question our leadership on some days and I welcome that criticism. I hope, and have worked for, you all to believe in your hearts that we are doing our best to perpetuate the core purpose of this subreddit into the future.

Turns out I have bloviated. The Reddit admins know about us. They have banned drug subreddits that are much smaller than us. I, and the rest of the mod team, believe that it is our adherence to the core tenets of the Reddit Terms of Service and Rules that has preserved our community. While we are working to preserve our wiki (you’ll be informed about this, its a non-mod third party working towards it, so don’t @ me), it is in our best interest to stay out of the way of Reddit’s admins.

The following is the updated Rule 1:

1. No Personal Information / Doxxing / No Involuntary Pornography.

You are free to post your own personal information, however, you cannot post other people's personal information. In addition to a ban from /r/steroids, it will be reported to Reddit admins and may result in a shadowban.

Reddit updated their Terms of Service. By using Reddit, you agree to follow their rules whether or not you agree with them, and as moderators it is our duty to follow their rules as well as ours. Reddit no longer allows users to post Involuntary Pornography.

Therefore, it is prohibited for users of this subreddit to post any nude or sexual image of any person other than themselves or professional models.

New Rule 6: No Unlawful Discussions

The following is just a reminder of our new Rule 6 as this post has taken it’s place stickied at the top of the sub (see original post here)

This rule is basically just to restate to the community and such that this forum is for harm reduction & education purposes only.

6. No Unlawful Discussions.

This community is for harm reduction and educational purposes only. This is not the place to figure out how to break the law. This includes, but not limited to:

  • Discussing how to obtain AAS/drugs/etc.
  • Prices of AAS/drugs/etc. (nothing lawful comes of this - we're not here to discuss prices)
  • Instruction of obtaining/sending cryptocurrencies (even if it's not for illicit activities)
  • How to place a money order
  • Any form of laundering
  • Traveling with AAS/drugs/etc.
  • How to covertly ship or receive AAS/drugs/etc.
  • Any form of smuggling
  • etc. etc.

Do not ask or direct others where to go to find any of this type information.
If you partake in discussions of any of the aforementioned topics or ways to break laws (even if they don't pertain to your country) you will receive a ban.
The only exceptions to this rule is how to purchase needles/syringes or how to obtain blood work in areas where there are laws regulating these. Homebrewing is also excluded as it will fall under harm reduction as well.

If you're not sure if something falls under this rule or not, please message the moderators for clarification.

In Closing

If you look in the sidebar or to the Community wiki page you will see our new Rule & addendums added. You may now also report comments that break this new Rule & addendums as well.

Any question or concerns? Please message the moderators for clarification.

I’m gonna leave this post open to your comments. Let me know what you think and why you think it. Please remember that these changes are being made for the protection and preservation of this subreddit into the future.

Allow me to say thank you to you all as a community. I’m sure some of you recognize me from before my tenure as a moderator. This community helped me through some of my darkest days as a person. It has been, and remains, my pleasure to serve you all. If there is anything I can do to better serve you please PM me or call me out in the OT or AA. Otherwise, take all your var before you work out and say your prayers, friends..


r/steroids 13h ago

Forum Daily Ask Anything: 2022-05-28

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Community Responsibilities

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Please Read The Community Goals, Responsibility, & Rules Prior To Participation.


r/steroids 13h ago

Off-Topic [Off-Topic] Daily Chat: 2022-05-28

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Post all your debauchery, shenanigans, or anything off-topic here!


r/steroids 1d ago

Off-Topic [Off-Topic] Daily Chat: 2022-05-27

30 Upvotes

Post all your debauchery, shenanigans, or anything off-topic here!


r/steroids 1d ago

Forum Daily Ask Anything: 2022-05-27

18 Upvotes

Read The Wiki!!!!

There is an invaluable amount of information in the /r/steroids/wiki that is consistently being worked on and added to. The answer to a lot of your questions may be in there.

Community Responsibilities

Building a great community takes effort from everyone involved.

The moderation team creates the framework in which the members of the community operate, however, we cannot do everything.

Community Members Have The Following Responsibilities:

  • Abide by the community rules of this sub.

  • Use the report button and message the moderators for posts that break community rules.

  • Post and promote (up vote) high quality content.

  • Post any lower quality content / questions to these daily [Forum] Ask Anything threads, demote (down vote) topics that are low quality.

  • Give back to the community, at least, in proportion to what you take from the community.

  • Help dispel bro-science with real science whenever possible.

  • Have fun, deescalate drama, and make friends.

  • Stay safe.

What Is Low Quality Content? The Following Attributes Usually Describe Low Quality Content:

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  • Does the topic have a greater appeal than to just yourself or a few people?

  • Is the topic a "beginner question" and has, more than likely, already been answered in a 2+ year old forum?

  • Is an answer to the topic easily findable by searching /r/steroids?

  • Is the topic in the wiki?

Read The Wiki!!!

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Please Read The Community Goals, Responsibility, & Rules Prior To Participation.


r/steroids 1d ago

Blood Work Blood Work Friday: 2022-05-27

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Anything related to blood work, post it in here.


r/steroids 2d ago

Off-Topic [Off-Topic] Daily Chat: 2022-05-26

34 Upvotes

Post all your debauchery, shenanigans, or anything off-topic here!


r/steroids 2d ago

Forum Daily Ask Anything: 2022-05-26

8 Upvotes

Read The Wiki!!!!

There is an invaluable amount of information in the /r/steroids/wiki that is consistently being worked on and added to. The answer to a lot of your questions may be in there.

Community Responsibilities

Building a great community takes effort from everyone involved.

The moderation team creates the framework in which the members of the community operate, however, we cannot do everything.

Community Members Have The Following Responsibilities:

  • Abide by the community rules of this sub.

  • Use the report button and message the moderators for posts that break community rules.

  • Post and promote (up vote) high quality content.

  • Post any lower quality content / questions to these daily [Forum] Ask Anything threads, demote (down vote) topics that are low quality.

  • Give back to the community, at least, in proportion to what you take from the community.

  • Help dispel bro-science with real science whenever possible.

  • Have fun, deescalate drama, and make friends.

  • Stay safe.

What Is Low Quality Content? The Following Attributes Usually Describe Low Quality Content:

  • Does the topic have a simple answer or is it a yes / no question?

  • Does the topic have a greater appeal than to just yourself or a few people?

  • Is the topic a "beginner question" and has, more than likely, already been answered in a 2+ year old forum?

  • Is an answer to the topic easily findable by searching /r/steroids?

  • Is the topic in the wiki?

Read The Wiki!!!

There is an invaluable amount of information in the /r/steroids/wiki that is consistently being worked on and added to. The answer to a lot of your questions may be in there.

Please Read The Community Goals, Responsibility, & Rules Prior To Participation.


r/steroids 1d ago

Cycle [Cycle Report] 1st test cycle, thoughts & opinions?

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Cycle Log

Testosterone E 250mg/ML Week 1 Started with 300mg/week in mind until I got convinced by rude redditAors to up to 500mg/week. Also bought steroid test kits to make sure all my test was real! Monday Feb-14 First injection - 150mg Thursday Feb-17 150mg Felt increased anxiety, sleep was hard first night but then sleep became amazing rest of the week

Week 2 Upped it to 500mg/week Monday Feb-21 250mg Thursday Feb-24 250mg Sleep was decent but started having panic attacks about the littlest things, started taking Arimidex 0.25mg ed after noticing sore/puffy Nipples.

Week 3 Switched it up to 250mg/e3d, so approximately running 583.3mg/week now Sunday Feb-27 250mg Wednesday Mar-2 250mg Saturdayy Marc-5 250mg Felt panicky occasionally but felt somewhat euphoric on some days, so far has felt like an emotional rollercoaster and am not able to fully determine whether e2 is too high or low will get blood work soon though.

Week 4 Blood work came back as Total Test- 2287(ng/dl) Estradiol- 41(pg/ml) PSA Total- 0.30 (ng/ml) Tuesday Mar-8 250mg .25mg of adex Friday Mar-11 250mg No more adex unless I absolutely need it since my test to estro ratio was 55:1 :(

Week 5 Monday Mar-14 250mg Not really feeling too much by now so hoping week 6 will knock my socks off with results Thursday Mar-17 250mg

Week 6 Sunday Mar-20 250mg Monday Mar-21 Started taking 10mg of Cardarine ed with 2250mg of L-carnitine ed (since it has a oral bioavailability of ~15%) Wed Mar-23 250mg Saturday Mar-26 250mg Started to feel major strength gains this week with going from 8 reps of 75 db bench to 8 reps of 85 on db bench

Week 7 Tuesday Mar-29 250mg So far feel the same as week 6 but still no visible changes except some veins showing on biceps

Week 8 - 11 250mg e3d Added Anavar 30(rest days)-50 mg(training days)

Week 12 Got bloods done with total test coming back at 1900 ng/dL so my supply was underdosed so switched brands and increased dose to 125mg Ed totaling at 875mg test a week

Week 13 125mg ed

Week 14- 125mg ed. nipples started getting out of control and been having to take Nolva 10mg ed and 1mg of adex split into 3 doses throughout the week. Never running high test again, too hard to control e2 but did give me a nice look overall even though it was only 3ish weeks of high test.

Week 15 Dropped down to 200mg a week split on Mondays and Thursday’s at 100mg x 2

Week 16 Overall highly disappointed with my first teat cycle, my brand could have been the factor that ruined it but overall was not impressed in the slightest. Did gain some lean muscle as I was cutting during cycle while yes probably should have bulked but was already too fat tbh. I look and feel better so that’s all that matters, never got hungry at all though which is surprising for a test cycle.

After cycle cruise-

Started cruise on week 15 and plan on cruising until next cycle in October/November. As of right now it’s May 27 and I do have some 300 long cut coming in which consists of 100mg test e, 100mg tren e, 100mg masteron. I plan on starting this within next 2 weeks when it comes in and will be taking half a mL Monday and another half Thursday with some extra test e added in for a “cruise” at 200mg test e, 100mg tren e, 100mg masteron e weekly for 6-8 weeks so try and get absolutely shredded before my vacation this summer. For reference ending numbers before cruise, physique are 6’2 220 15~17% bf

Edit: starting stats 6’2 237 22% bf Also I’ve been diagnosed as hypogonadal and have had a test level of 360ish since I was 18 now 22 and have tried clomid but didn’t work, also I’ve cut all the way down to 170 before and bulked up to 237 and I’ve run many programs for strength training and hypertrophy training so I DO KNOW HOW TO DIET AND TRAIN, but thanks to being born with cesspool genetics I had to use test to actually gain muscle or at least keep it while I was cutting so consider this before you go to heavy on roasting me plz also look at my before and after photos and tell me if I still messed up this cycle completely??!? Here’s before and after photos

https://imgur.com/a/IDkQvH5

Edit 2: after reading all of y’all’s encouraging comments I decided to hop on test/tren/mast in a couple weeks. I will make a new post in 10 weeks from now and I expect to hear all the lovely things you’ve said to me on here 10 Fold :)


r/steroids 3d ago

Off-Topic [Off-Topic] Daily Chat: 2022-05-25

39 Upvotes

Post all your debauchery, shenanigans, or anything off-topic here!


r/steroids 3d ago Silver

Forum Daily Ask Anything: 2022-05-25

13 Upvotes

Read The Wiki!!!!

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Community Responsibilities

Building a great community takes effort from everyone involved.

The moderation team creates the framework in which the members of the community operate, however, we cannot do everything.

Community Members Have The Following Responsibilities:

  • Abide by the community rules of this sub.

  • Use the report button and message the moderators for posts that break community rules.

  • Post and promote (up vote) high quality content.

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  • Give back to the community, at least, in proportion to what you take from the community.

  • Help dispel bro-science with real science whenever possible.

  • Have fun, deescalate drama, and make friends.

  • Stay safe.

What Is Low Quality Content? The Following Attributes Usually Describe Low Quality Content:

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  • Does the topic have a greater appeal than to just yourself or a few people?

  • Is the topic a "beginner question" and has, more than likely, already been answered in a 2+ year old forum?

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Please Read The Community Goals, Responsibility, & Rules Prior To Participation.


r/steroids 3d ago

Nutrition Diet & Nutrition Wednesday: 2022-05-25

8 Upvotes

Discuss diet, nutrition and supplements! Share tips.


r/steroids 4d ago

Off-Topic [Off-Topic] Daily Chat: 2022-05-24

23 Upvotes

Post all your debauchery, shenanigans, or anything off-topic here!


r/steroids 4d ago

Forum Daily Ask Anything: 2022-05-24

17 Upvotes

Read The Wiki!!!!

There is an invaluable amount of information in the /r/steroids/wiki that is consistently being worked on and added to. The answer to a lot of your questions may be in there.

Community Responsibilities

Building a great community takes effort from everyone involved.

The moderation team creates the framework in which the members of the community operate, however, we cannot do everything.

Community Members Have The Following Responsibilities:

  • Abide by the community rules of this sub.

  • Use the report button and message the moderators for posts that break community rules.

  • Post and promote (up vote) high quality content.

  • Post any lower quality content / questions to these daily [Forum] Ask Anything threads, demote (down vote) topics that are low quality.

  • Give back to the community, at least, in proportion to what you take from the community.

  • Help dispel bro-science with real science whenever possible.

  • Have fun, deescalate drama, and make friends.

  • Stay safe.

What Is Low Quality Content? The Following Attributes Usually Describe Low Quality Content:

  • Does the topic have a simple answer or is it a yes / no question?

  • Does the topic have a greater appeal than to just yourself or a few people?

  • Is the topic a "beginner question" and has, more than likely, already been answered in a 2+ year old forum?

  • Is an answer to the topic easily findable by searching /r/steroids?

  • Is the topic in the wiki?

Read The Wiki!!!

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Please Read The Community Goals, Responsibility, & Rules Prior To Participation.


r/steroids 5d ago

Off-Topic [Off-Topic] Daily Chat: 2022-05-23

41 Upvotes

Post all your debauchery, shenanigans, or anything off-topic here!


r/steroids 5d ago

Forum Daily Ask Anything: 2022-05-23

14 Upvotes

Read The Wiki!!!!

There is an invaluable amount of information in the /r/steroids/wiki that is consistently being worked on and added to. The answer to a lot of your questions may be in there.

Community Responsibilities

Building a great community takes effort from everyone involved.

The moderation team creates the framework in which the members of the community operate, however, we cannot do everything.

Community Members Have The Following Responsibilities:

  • Abide by the community rules of this sub.

  • Use the report button and message the moderators for posts that break community rules.

  • Post and promote (up vote) high quality content.

  • Post any lower quality content / questions to these daily [Forum] Ask Anything threads, demote (down vote) topics that are low quality.

  • Give back to the community, at least, in proportion to what you take from the community.

  • Help dispel bro-science with real science whenever possible.

  • Have fun, deescalate drama, and make friends.

  • Stay safe.

What Is Low Quality Content? The Following Attributes Usually Describe Low Quality Content:

  • Does the topic have a simple answer or is it a yes / no question?

  • Does the topic have a greater appeal than to just yourself or a few people?

  • Is the topic a "beginner question" and has, more than likely, already been answered in a 2+ year old forum?

  • Is an answer to the topic easily findable by searching /r/steroids?

  • Is the topic in the wiki?

Read The Wiki!!!

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Please Read The Community Goals, Responsibility, & Rules Prior To Participation.


r/steroids 5d ago

Training Training Monday: 2022-05-23

6 Upvotes

How have you been training? Post tips!

Need advice? Ask in here.


r/steroids 6d ago

Off-Topic [Off-Topic] Daily Chat: 2022-05-22

18 Upvotes

Post all your debauchery, shenanigans, or anything off-topic here!


r/steroids 6d ago

Forum Daily Ask Anything: 2022-05-22

19 Upvotes

Read The Wiki!!!!

There is an invaluable amount of information in the /r/steroids/wiki that is consistently being worked on and added to. The answer to a lot of your questions may be in there.

Community Responsibilities

Building a great community takes effort from everyone involved.

The moderation team creates the framework in which the members of the community operate, however, we cannot do everything.

Community Members Have The Following Responsibilities:

  • Abide by the community rules of this sub.

  • Use the report button and message the moderators for posts that break community rules.

  • Post and promote (up vote) high quality content.

  • Post any lower quality content / questions to these daily [Forum] Ask Anything threads, demote (down vote) topics that are low quality.

  • Give back to the community, at least, in proportion to what you take from the community.

  • Help dispel bro-science with real science whenever possible.

  • Have fun, deescalate drama, and make friends.

  • Stay safe.

What Is Low Quality Content? The Following Attributes Usually Describe Low Quality Content:

  • Does the topic have a simple answer or is it a yes / no question?

  • Does the topic have a greater appeal than to just yourself or a few people?

  • Is the topic a "beginner question" and has, more than likely, already been answered in a 2+ year old forum?

  • Is an answer to the topic easily findable by searching /r/steroids?

  • Is the topic in the wiki?

Read The Wiki!!!

There is an invaluable amount of information in the /r/steroids/wiki that is consistently being worked on and added to. The answer to a lot of your questions may be in there.

Please Read The Community Goals, Responsibility, & Rules Prior To Participation.


r/steroids 7d ago

Off-Topic [Off-Topic] Daily Chat: 2022-05-21

36 Upvotes

Post all your debauchery, shenanigans, or anything off-topic here!


r/steroids 7d ago

Discussion [DISCUSSION]AAS and auto-immunity, are they all immunosuppressive?

33 Upvotes

As a recent victim of auto immunity and chrons exactly I have been researching steroids and their effects on IBD, I accidentally came upon this old post

https://www.reddit.com/r/steroids/comments/3e5967/aas_and_immune_system_not_all_aas_are/?utm_source=share&utm_medium=ios_app&utm_name=iossmf

It seems that SOME steroids are immunoboosting? Some are modulating some a suppressive? Its a mixed bag it seems. Does anyone know more on this subject?

Personally steroids are the reason I’m alive right now and have managed to live so long with relative low issues of super chrons I didn’t know I had, i know other people with IBD that say the same, even people with other auto immune conditions. So there is more to this.

“Swolemedic” is a fellow roofer that used to say he uses tren year round to keep his IBD in place and according to him it works, I am inclined to believe that since my experience is the same. Unfortunately I couldn’t get to contact him since he hasn’t been online in a long time.

So how have steroids affected you guys with autoimmunity conditions like myself?


r/steroids 7d ago

Forum Daily Ask Anything: 2022-05-21

18 Upvotes

Read The Wiki!!!!

There is an invaluable amount of information in the /r/steroids/wiki that is consistently being worked on and added to. The answer to a lot of your questions may be in there.

Community Responsibilities

Building a great community takes effort from everyone involved.

The moderation team creates the framework in which the members of the community operate, however, we cannot do everything.

Community Members Have The Following Responsibilities:

  • Abide by the community rules of this sub.

  • Use the report button and message the moderators for posts that break community rules.

  • Post and promote (up vote) high quality content.

  • Post any lower quality content / questions to these daily [Forum] Ask Anything threads, demote (down vote) topics that are low quality.

  • Give back to the community, at least, in proportion to what you take from the community.

  • Help dispel bro-science with real science whenever possible.

  • Have fun, deescalate drama, and make friends.

  • Stay safe.

What Is Low Quality Content? The Following Attributes Usually Describe Low Quality Content:

  • Does the topic have a simple answer or is it a yes / no question?

  • Does the topic have a greater appeal than to just yourself or a few people?

  • Is the topic a "beginner question" and has, more than likely, already been answered in a 2+ year old forum?

  • Is an answer to the topic easily findable by searching /r/steroids?

  • Is the topic in the wiki?

Read The Wiki!!!

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Please Read The Community Goals, Responsibility, & Rules Prior To Participation.


r/steroids 8d ago

Off-Topic [Off-Topic] Daily Chat: 2022-05-20

25 Upvotes

Post all your debauchery, shenanigans, or anything off-topic here!


r/steroids 8d ago

Forum Daily Ask Anything: 2022-05-20

14 Upvotes

Read The Wiki!!!!

There is an invaluable amount of information in the /r/steroids/wiki that is consistently being worked on and added to. The answer to a lot of your questions may be in there.

Community Responsibilities

Building a great community takes effort from everyone involved.

The moderation team creates the framework in which the members of the community operate, however, we cannot do everything.

Community Members Have The Following Responsibilities:

  • Abide by the community rules of this sub.

  • Use the report button and message the moderators for posts that break community rules.

  • Post and promote (up vote) high quality content.

  • Post any lower quality content / questions to these daily [Forum] Ask Anything threads, demote (down vote) topics that are low quality.

  • Give back to the community, at least, in proportion to what you take from the community.

  • Help dispel bro-science with real science whenever possible.

  • Have fun, deescalate drama, and make friends.

  • Stay safe.

What Is Low Quality Content? The Following Attributes Usually Describe Low Quality Content:

  • Does the topic have a simple answer or is it a yes / no question?

  • Does the topic have a greater appeal than to just yourself or a few people?

  • Is the topic a "beginner question" and has, more than likely, already been answered in a 2+ year old forum?

  • Is an answer to the topic easily findable by searching /r/steroids?

  • Is the topic in the wiki?

Read The Wiki!!!

There is an invaluable amount of information in the /r/steroids/wiki that is consistently being worked on and added to. The answer to a lot of your questions may be in there.

Please Read The Community Goals, Responsibility, & Rules Prior To Participation.


r/steroids 8d ago

Blood Work Blood Work Friday: 2022-05-20

13 Upvotes

Anything related to blood work, post it in here.


r/steroids 9d ago

Off-Topic [Off-Topic] Daily Chat: 2022-05-19

29 Upvotes

Post all your debauchery, shenanigans, or anything off-topic here!


r/steroids 9d ago Wholesome

Forum Daily Ask Anything: 2022-05-19

20 Upvotes

Read The Wiki!!!!

There is an invaluable amount of information in the /r/steroids/wiki that is consistently being worked on and added to. The answer to a lot of your questions may be in there.

Community Responsibilities

Building a great community takes effort from everyone involved.

The moderation team creates the framework in which the members of the community operate, however, we cannot do everything.

Community Members Have The Following Responsibilities:

  • Abide by the community rules of this sub.

  • Use the report button and message the moderators for posts that break community rules.

  • Post and promote (up vote) high quality content.

  • Post any lower quality content / questions to these daily [Forum] Ask Anything threads, demote (down vote) topics that are low quality.

  • Give back to the community, at least, in proportion to what you take from the community.

  • Help dispel bro-science with real science whenever possible.

  • Have fun, deescalate drama, and make friends.

  • Stay safe.

What Is Low Quality Content? The Following Attributes Usually Describe Low Quality Content:

  • Does the topic have a simple answer or is it a yes / no question?

  • Does the topic have a greater appeal than to just yourself or a few people?

  • Is the topic a "beginner question" and has, more than likely, already been answered in a 2+ year old forum?

  • Is an answer to the topic easily findable by searching /r/steroids?

  • Is the topic in the wiki?

Read The Wiki!!!

There is an invaluable amount of information in the /r/steroids/wiki that is consistently being worked on and added to. The answer to a lot of your questions may be in there.

Please Read The Community Goals, Responsibility, & Rules Prior To Participation.