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Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Addiction and Substance Abuse
Does smoking pot give you cancer, and also does it stunt height growth?
Marijuana smoke is definitely a carcinogen.....just one of many good reasons not to smoke this very addictive, dangerous drug. As far as I know, smoking marijuana does not stunt growth. However, if you smoke a lot of marijuana, you probably won't care how tall or short you are. There is no good reason to smoke marijuana.
Peter D Rogers, MD, MPH
Clinical Associate Professor
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University