Could smoking pot raise testicular cancer risk?

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    Could smoking pot raise testicular cancer risk? - CNN.com
     
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    Any stats on the correlation between testicular cancer and secondhand smoke? ;)
     
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    I wonder how many lied about their use?
     
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    William Joyce Chemotherapy for PC

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    I have seen studies saying marijuana triggers schizophrenia. I believe it.
     
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    The problem I see is that they only focus on drugs they "don't like" for such reports. The reality is that all drugs have really bad side effects, even Aspirin. Most prescription drugs have worse side effects proven, but they sell them, even some have them forced on them when in the hospital (I tell them if they give me anything without first completely consulting me I will sue, no problems since that). Many over the counter drugs cause severe side effects which people never notice because no one ever reads the packaging much less looks into it. So it wouldn't surprise me if pot does anything bad, smoking anything is bad for us just because of the tar.
     
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    I'd definitely like to see further details of this.
     

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