Steroid use minimizes Serotonin and altered signalingThe fact that one in every ten boys has admitted to using anabolic steroids and performance enhancing drugs over the last decade has been a cause of great concern for parents and researchers.

The link between adolescent anabolic steroid use and aggression was recently documented in a new research from Northeastern University that was published in an issue of the journal Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior.

This research was funded by the National Institute of Health.