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How much would smoking weed affect my performance in sports?

10 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
3 doctors agree

In brief: Worsens performance

Smoking cigarettes damages lungs (thus worsens sports performance), and cigarette smokers who also smoke marijuana make their lungs even worse.
Researchers are uncertain how much lung damage is caused by marijuana-smoking if they don't smoke cigarettes. Sports performance is a purpose-driven activity, but mj does the opposite by altering perception, judgment, problem-solving, intensity, etc...

In brief: Worsens performance

Smoking cigarettes damages lungs (thus worsens sports performance), and cigarette smokers who also smoke marijuana make their lungs even worse.
Researchers are uncertain how much lung damage is caused by marijuana-smoking if they don't smoke cigarettes. Sports performance is a purpose-driven activity, but mj does the opposite by altering perception, judgment, problem-solving, intensity, etc...
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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Dr. Douglas Chang
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Negatively

http://espn.go.com/special/s/drugsandsports/mari.html.

In brief: Negatively

http://espn.go.com/special/s/drugsandsports/mari.html.
Dr. Douglas Chang
Dr. Douglas Chang
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Dr. Anthony Vertino
Clinical Psychology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Any

Smoking weed affects athletic performance.
That is a true and well researched issue with cannabis. If you want to be a better athlete, Don't smoke period. Any amount lessons athletic performance.

In brief: Any

Smoking weed affects athletic performance.
That is a true and well researched issue with cannabis. If you want to be a better athlete, Don't smoke period. Any amount lessons athletic performance.
Dr. Anthony Vertino
Dr. Anthony Vertino
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