Published: Irish Independent
Author: Áilín Quinlan
Expert Opinion: Dr. Malie Coyne
News that a physically fit, sporty adolescent, had died from severe brain-swelling, triggered by a muscle-building steroid, sent shock waves across the country.
Earlier this month, the Coroner for the case said he was satisfied that that the cause of the death of 17-year-old Luke O’Brien-May from Kilmallock, Co Limerick, was linked to the ingestion of the steroid, Stanozolol.