PHILADELPHIA (CBS Philly) – Mixing weed with your workouts could be beneficial, according to a new study.

Health experts say smoking pot could actually motivate someone to get to the gym.

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Researchers in Colorado surveyed more than 600 people in five states where the drug has been legalized for recreational use.

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They found those who smoked either before or after hitting the gym, or even both, said they worked out more.

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Some even said it helped with recovery from minor aches and pains.