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Report : Pot Increases Testicular Cancer Risk

Being a marijuana smoker at the time of diagnosis was associated with a 70 percent increased risk of testicular cancer, U.S. researchers said.

Researchers at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle said that the risk was particularly elevated -- about twice that of those who never smoked marijuana -- for those who used marijuana at least weekly or who had long-term exposure to the substance beginning in adolescence.

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