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devilgrrl Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-29-08 01:09 PM
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64. Is this study done by the same people who claim that oral sex causes throat cancer?
It wouldn't surprise me.

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  -Cannabis bigger cancer risk than cigarettes: study Bluebear  Jan-29-08 05:12 AM   #0 
  - When I can afford it  Roon   Jan-29-08 05:15 AM   #1 
  - someoboy told me that you don;t actually cook the pot in the brownies  notadmblnd   Jan-29-08 05:16 AM   #2 
     - Yep!  Roon   Jan-29-08 05:48 AM   #6 
     - NOW you tell me! nt  Hand   Jan-29-08 04:36 PM   #80 
        - Here's a quick, easy way to eat marijuana  Roon   Jan-30-08 12:18 AM   #106 
     - true, but you can also use it as an herb  unpossibles   Jan-29-08 04:22 PM   #73 
     - Wow... I'd forgotten about the infused olive oil of my youth:)  Juniperx   Jan-29-08 04:36 PM   #79 
     - I always added it to the egg and oil mixture...  Juniperx   Jan-29-08 04:38 PM   #81 
  - LOL  matcom   Jan-29-08 05:17 AM   #3 
  - duh. no filter, no shit. of course the smoke irritates your lungs.  bullimiami   Jan-29-08 05:22 AM   #4 
  - Japan's cigarette statistics noted a lack of benefit to stronger filters.  joshcryer   Jan-29-08 05:26 AM   #5 
     - interesting.  bullimiami   Jan-29-08 02:10 PM   #65 
  - Would have been good information for the "prove to me" thread a couple days ago...  Zywiec   Jan-29-08 05:58 AM   #7 
  - not really...  QuestionAll   Jan-29-08 09:03 AM   #29 
     - and also stops breast cancer and other forms of cancer!  wildbilln864   Jan-29-08 06:08 PM   #98 
  - 'scuse me while I think this is a load of horsesh*t  kedrys   Jan-29-08 06:08 AM   #8 
  - Same here  HooptieWagon   Jan-29-08 06:24 AM   #9 
  - Check back with us in another ten years. (NT)  Tesha   Jan-29-08 06:33 AM   #12 
  - Really.  SheWhoMustBeObeyed   Jan-29-08 06:51 AM   #14 
  - Cigarettes have carcinogens in them.  Le Taz Hot   Jan-29-08 08:32 AM   #21 
  - Because people only started smoking pot 50 years ago? NT  EOTE   Jan-29-08 09:26 AM   #45 
  - Because lung cancer tends to be a late-onset disease.  Tesha   Jan-29-08 11:34 AM   #51 
     - So there are no 70, 80, 90 or even 100 year olds who were chronic smokers?  EOTE   Jan-29-08 12:41 PM   #57 
        - and by that time...  Juniperx   Jan-29-08 04:40 PM   #83 
        - And there'd be even more if many hadn't died of lung cancer.  Tesha   Jan-29-08 04:50 PM   #87 
           - What are you going to die from?  bamalib   Jan-29-08 05:09 PM   #91 
              - Oh, probably heart disease if my family trends hold true.  Tesha   Jan-29-08 05:50 PM   #94 
                 - Smoking relieves stress in a lot of people  bamalib   Jan-30-08 07:16 PM   #108 
                    - Brain death also is great at relieving stress, but the trade-offs are too severe.  Tesha   Jan-31-08 06:14 AM   #110 
                       - What are your addictions? Want to tell us?  bamalib   Jan-31-08 05:13 PM   #113 
  - Okay, I'm in my 60s  Blue_In_AK   Jan-29-08 12:39 PM   #54 
  - Please see my reply #87, just above you. (NT)  Tesha   Jan-29-08 04:51 PM   #88 
     - If you don't want to smoke marijuana, don't.  Blue_In_AK   Jan-29-08 06:39 PM   #99 
        - No need to t hank me; I don't really give a damn about your lungs.  Tesha   Jan-29-08 07:00 PM   #100 
           - All righty then.  Blue_In_AK   Jan-29-08 08:27 PM   #103 
  - It seems a bit strange that people have been smoking cannabis for literally thousands of years...  MN Against Bush   Jan-29-08 06:00 PM   #96 
     - Not a single case? I guess we'll need a citation for *THAT* claim. (NT)  Tesha   Jan-31-08 06:15 AM   #111 
  - same here...HEAVY smoker for 30+ years now...  QuestionAll   Jan-29-08 09:05 AM   #30 
     - HAH! nt  zanne   Jan-29-08 09:12 AM   #36 
        - hah?  QuestionAll   Jan-29-08 09:16 AM   #39 
  - I meant to bring this up earlier. But I forgot.  Perry Logan   Jan-29-08 06:27 AM   #10 
  - Forgot what? That the study's BULLSHIT?  devilgrrl   Jan-29-08 09:13 AM   #37 
  - I don't believe it.  citizen_jane   Jan-29-08 06:33 AM   #11 
  - specious  Djinn   Jan-29-08 07:10 PM   #102 
     - My reply  citizen_jane   Jan-30-08 06:01 AM   #107 
  - It's been known for some time...  LeftishBrit   Jan-29-08 06:46 AM   #13 
  - Then again people don't smoke 2 packs a day of cannabis.  Sentinel Chicken   Jan-29-08 06:56 AM   #15 
  - So, where are all thedead bodies being kept?  Le Taz Hot   Jan-29-08 06:56 AM   #16 
  - yep--cannabis has been smoked for thousands of years by whole societies  librechik   Jan-29-08 08:18 AM   #18 
  - Nonsense!  EOTE   Jan-29-08 09:19 AM   #41 
     - OK, I just did a quick search on  Le Taz Hot   Jan-29-08 09:27 AM   #46 
     - congratulations!  unpossibles   Jan-29-08 04:25 PM   #74 
  - with the hordes dropping dead from second hand smoke n/t  seabeyond   Jan-29-08 09:15 AM   #38 
  - Then we should eat it?  B Calm   Jan-29-08 08:14 AM   #17 
  - I have heard that they put that stuff in brownies. mmmmmmmmm  lonestarnot   Jan-29-08 08:25 AM   #20 
  - Remember, kids, Always Use Your Bubbler!  tekisui   Jan-29-08 08:22 AM   #19 
  - Have to pass  DFW   Jan-29-08 08:38 AM   #22 
  - no shit  iamthebandfanman   Jan-29-08 08:40 AM   #23 
  - Study Finds No Cancer-Marijuana Connection  devilgrrl   Jan-29-08 08:48 AM   #24 
  - Marijuana Cuts Lung Cancer Tumor Growth In Half, Study Shows  QuestionAll   Jan-29-08 09:00 AM   #28 
  - Let's see... Tashkin and the NIH vs  annabanana   Jan-29-08 09:33 AM   #47 
  - This study seems more sound, in that it examined a comparison group & had a much larger study group.  Gormy Cuss   Jan-29-08 02:21 PM   #66 
     - What New Zealand study?  Bornaginhooligan   Jan-29-08 04:18 PM   #72 
        - An older Boston Globe article says it was published in Thorax journal  Gormy Cuss   Jan-29-08 07:05 PM   #101 
  - Duh. Your body hasn't evolved to inhale smoke.  cobalt1999   Jan-29-08 08:49 AM   #25 
  - My brother had throat cancer and he never smoked cigarettes,  RebelOne   Jan-29-08 08:54 AM   #26 
  - probably not.  QuestionAll   Jan-29-08 09:07 AM   #31 
  - My brother's malignant nasal-pharyngeal tumor was attributed to welding  RadiationTherapy   Jan-29-08 09:11 AM   #34 
  - I heard that one hit of pot will lead directly to harder drug use  devilgrrl   Jan-29-08 08:56 AM   #27 
  - Yeah I Saw A Movie About That  ProfessorGAC   Jan-29-08 09:07 AM   # 
  - It makes women loose... wink wink nudge nudge  devilgrrl   Jan-29-08 09:10 AM   #33 
  - LOL!  ProfessorGAC   Jan-29-08 09:12 AM   #35 
  - Don't forget maniacal piano playing!  EOTE   Jan-29-08 09:21 AM   #42 
     - Well, I Do That Anyway  ProfessorGAC   Jan-29-08 09:25 AM   #43 
     - As a longtime blues ( and rock) musician...  abq e streeter   Jan-29-08 03:52 PM   #68 
  - I heard the harder drugs were IN the pot.  kgfnally   Jan-29-08 12:42 PM   #58 
  - Very few users smoke everyday.  TheFriendlyAnarchist   Jan-29-08 09:07 AM   #32 
  - i do. but i almost always use a bong.  QuestionAll   Jan-29-08 09:18 AM   #40 
     - Well then, you should know that statistics show...  EOTE   Jan-29-08 09:25 AM   #44 
     - i wouldn't have it any other way.  QuestionAll   Jan-29-08 01:07 PM   #62 
     - Holy shit, that's badass. Can I come to your house?  TheFriendlyAnarchist   Jan-29-08 09:39 AM   #48 
        - seems like it might be a bit of a drive for you.  QuestionAll   Jan-29-08 01:09 PM   #63 
  - So now they're worried about our health? I suppose we won't burn any more coal.  Ezlivin   Jan-29-08 09:58 AM   #49 
  - Don't forget car exhaust and industrial diseases as well....I agree with you....  jus_the_facts   Jan-30-08 07:36 PM   #109 
  - This other study disagrees.  Selatius   Jan-29-08 10:04 AM   #50 
  - Please be wise: vaporize  Hardhead   Jan-29-08 12:30 PM   #52 
  - I don't know too many people  Blue_In_AK   Jan-29-08 12:37 PM   #53 
  - Dude, I knew this guy who heard from someone else that he knew someone who smoked 4 packs of joints.  devilgrrl   Jan-29-08 12:39 PM   #55 
  - :ROFL:  Blue_In_AK   Jan-29-08 12:44 PM   #59 
     - I swear every anti-pot screed I've ever heard sounds just like that.  devilgrrl   Jan-29-08 12:48 PM   #61 
  - No but 'Smoking a joint is equivalent to 20 cigarettes in terms of lung cancer risk'  Bluebear   Jan-29-08 03:29 PM   #67 
  - at least you die with a smile on your face.  spanone   Jan-29-08 12:40 PM   #56 
  - No shit--unfiltered smoke is bad for lungs? Here I thought  Occam Bandage   Jan-29-08 12:48 PM   #60 
  - Is this study done by the same people who claim that oral sex causes throat cancer?  devilgrrl   Jan-29-08 01:09 PM   #64 
  - Darlin', enjoy away! I hadn't seen your other thread & this news article just came up today  Bluebear   Jan-29-08 03:52 PM   #69 
  - From your own article...  Bornaginhooligan   Jan-29-08 03:54 PM   #70 
  - Correction, it's not "my article", I have no dog in this hunt  Bluebear   Jan-29-08 04:30 PM   #75 
  - From the article you posted.  Bornaginhooligan   Jan-29-08 04:33 PM   #77 
     - Complain to Reuters, OK?  Bluebear   Jan-29-08 04:39 PM   #82 
        - Why?  Bornaginhooligan   Jan-29-08 04:42 PM   #84 
           - You know what, the only lesson I learned here is you're an asshole & going on ignore.  Bluebear   Jan-29-08 04:50 PM   #86 
              - LOL. Again?  Bornaginhooligan   Jan-29-08 06:08 PM   #97 
  - like the strong link between eating ice cream and drowning  unpossibles   Jan-29-08 04:31 PM   #76 
  - LOL.. I'll file this one right next to the article posted yesterday  walldude   Jan-29-08 04:06 PM   #71 
  - Thanks walldude . . .  Bluebear   Jan-29-08 04:51 PM   #89 
  - Oh bong water!  Juniperx   Jan-29-08 04:35 PM   #78 
  - I found this in the European Resperatory Journal  Juniperx   Jan-29-08 04:45 PM   #85 
  - I believe it  HughMoran   Jan-29-08 04:56 PM   #90 
  - Headline is false  SOS   Jan-29-08 05:36 PM   #92 
  - Perhaps it's intent was to mislead.  devilgrrl   Jan-29-08 05:38 PM   #93 
  - I never smoked big quantities of it...  mentalsolstice   Jan-29-08 05:56 PM   #95 
  - Aren't joints kinda rare these days?  NoBorders   Jan-29-08 08:32 PM   #104 
  - "The researchers interviewed 79 lung cancer patients"  bemildred   Jan-29-08 08:41 PM   #105 
  - That's it. I'm sticking with cocaine.  LostInAnomie   Jan-31-08 06:44 AM   #112 
 

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