Tommy Chong I Have Cancer And Pot Will Cure It

6/10/2012 6:50 AM PDT

Tommy Chong Diagnosed With Prostate Cancer

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Tommy Chong revealed he's been diagnosed with prostate cancer ... and we'll give you one guess how he says he plans on treating it. 

The comedian, during an interview with CNN, said he was diagnosed about a month ago. He said he began having prostate-related problems during a three-year period when he was drug free.

As for his plans for treatment, Chong said he plans on using cannabis, explaining, "I know it had nothing to do with cannabis. Cannabis is a cure."