Archive for June, 2015

Dead on Steroids

Big Kiwi – Justin Rys an infamous Kiwi Body Builder & Steroid peddler recently passed away. Rys was a likeable character, I never met the guy.

Well he didnt make 40.

Here is a list of dead steroid uses:

Carlos Rodriguez died 1991 age 48 stomach cancer
Mohammed Benaziza died 1992 age 33 clenbuterol injection
Ray McNeil died 1995 age 29 killed by his wife
Andreas Münzer died 1996 age 31 liver and then kidneys failed
Mike Mentzer died 2001 age 49 heart complications
Ray Mentzer died 2001 age 47 cardiovascular disease
Hans Hopstaken died 2002 age 45 heart condition or pneumonia
Ron Teufel died 2002 age 45 liver failure
Scott Klein died 2003 age 30 kidney failure and heart failure
Claudia Bianchi (female) died 2004 age 34 blocked arteries
Derrick Whitsett died 2004 age 38 heart attack
Marianna Komlos (female) died 2004 age 35 breast cancer
Robert Benavente died 2004 age 30 massive heart attack
Sonny Schmidt died 2004 age 51 cancer
Charles Durr died 2005 age 44 enlarged heart
Don Youngblood died 2005 age 51 massive heart attack
Fannie Barrios (female) died 2005 age 41 apparent stroke
Paul Demayo died 2005 age 38 heroin overdose
Eduardo Kawak died 2006 age 47 heart attack
Eric Otero died 2006 age 37 hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Johnny Fuller died 2006 age 62 cancer
Dan Puckett died 2007 age 22 heart condition
Greg Deferro 2007 age 53 heart disease
Rob Sager died 2007 age 29 heart failure
Shelley Beattie (female) died 2008 age 39 suicidal depression
Art Atwood died 2011 age 38 heart attack
Frank Hillebrand died 2011 age 46 heart attack
Luke Wood died 2011 age 35 kidney failure and heart failure
Casey Viator died 2013 age 62 heart attack
Ed van Amsterdam died 2013 age 40 heart attack
Greg Kovacs died 2013 age 44 heart attack
Matt Duvall died 2013 age 40 heart attack
Nasser El Sonbatey died 2013 age 47 kidney failure
Terri Harris (female) died 2013 age 49 massive heart attack
Mike Martarazzo died 2014 age 49 heart attack
Vince Comerford died 2014 age 52 heart issues
Shawn Robinson died 2014 age 31 heart issues
And let’s not forget those who are still hanging on:

Arnold Schwarzenegger heart valve surgery still living
Don Long kidney failure still living
Tom Prince kidney failure still living
Flex Wheeler kidney transplant still living
Ed Corney heart attack and 2 strokes still living
Boyer Coe quadruple heart bypass still living
Danny Padilla heart attack still living

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