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Tommy Chong

I Have Cancer

And Pot Will Cure It

6/10/2012 6:50 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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0610_chong_gettyTommy 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."

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46.

wisey    

Get well tommy!

783 days ago
47.

kevin    

Marijuana will not cure cancer.. it can help reduce pain though but marijuana itself does not have the correct phytochemicals to be able to kill cancer cells.

783 days ago
48.

USArmy    

Moron who has smoked too much already and is delusional. Maybe he should learn from Steve Jobs who didn't seek treatment because he thought he knew better.

783 days ago
49.

YouDontSay    

Same thing happened to me. Quit smoking six months later stage 3 cancer. Pot got me through chemo/surgery/radiation. Good luck hon. The mind and will can conquer! x0x0x

783 days ago
50.

Passion Of The Taint    

Tommy is a great person!
He did not deserve to go to jail and get sick!!!!
The people running our government are clueless and immoral!

Weed helps cancer patients and is a miracle cure for so many!
We were lied to about this plant!

Get better!!!!
You will!

783 days ago
51.

Ashlyn    

I love Tommy. I hope he can beat this. Weed is actually proven to reduce cancer cells. Just thought I'd throw that out there. My thoughts are with you Tommy. Stay strong <3

783 days ago
52.

J    

Um, then why does he have it?

783 days ago
53.

hollyhoodman    

Sorry Chong but weed won't cure your cancer. It rots your mind and makes you think foolish things.

783 days ago
54.

Ken    

Go Tommy! Cannabis IS a cure for cancer, a man-made disease caused by thousands of toxic chemicals created in the last century. Cannabis does not cause cancer. Cannabis, alcohol and tobacco was found in mummies from ancient Egypt, but no cancer. The bloggers who are programmed by modern junk science and greedy money junkies show their ignorance, Tommy smoke it, eat it and rub it on your skin, cannabis will do you fine!

782 days ago
55.

Shawn Padgett    

He's not SMOKING POT to cure his cancer, he's taking a medicine called Hemp Oil. He takes it at night before going to bed, and there is strong anecdotal evidence that shows it can cure cancer. Google "Run from the Cure" or search it on Youtube.

782 days ago
56.

David    

Hey Tommy, Try Reliv!

782 days ago
57.

Debra Karim    

Tommy, you should go to this site
www.symmetrydirect.com/dkarim
order the GENESIS X and the MALE BALANCE
Use these for three to six months
Then tell me.....what cancer?

782 days ago
58.

FourTwenty.at    

Looks like he done cured it! It's nice.
Follow Tommy Chong :
http://420.at/Chong

245 days ago
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