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D. Apply Basic Knowledge of the Effects, Risks, and Alternatives of Common Performance-Enhancing Substances and Methods

  1. Ergogenic aids and dietary supplements (e.g., creatine, carbohydrate loading, anabolic steroids, blood doping) abiding by relevant governing bodies
  2. Signs and symptoms of ergogenic aid abuse