Dr. Tony Galea was arrested in October and his Toronto clinic was raided by Canadian authorities after he was found to be in possession of illegal drugs at the U.S. / Canadian border.
What were those drugs? They included HGH and Actovegin, a drug made from calf’s blood that’s banned by the World Anti-Doping Agency.
Earlier this year, Galea had been under scrutiny for a controversial treatment he performed on Tiger Woods. He flew to Woods’ home in Florida, at his agents’ request, to give him platelet-rich plasma injection therapy, a procedure known as “blood spinning”. The process involves spinning blood in a centrifuge and then reinjecting it injured joints in order to try and accelerate the healing process.
Stay tuned. This one could be interesting.
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