A powerful and eye-opening film about the future of cannabis-and perhaps even the future of medicine. Could the chemicals found in marijuana prevent and even heal several deadly cancers? Could the tumor regulating properties of cannabinoids someday replace the debilitating drugs, chemotherapy, and radiation that harms as often as it heals? . . . → See: What if Cannabis Cured Cancer?
On this edition of Peter Lavelle’s CrossTalk: The war on drugs and the cost of it. Can the US and Mexico together force drug trafficking out of their region? Are the tough methods being used really helpful, or do they help spread violence even more? Should the US consider soft-power tactics and legalize some narcotics — a move that would make it much easier to control the market? . . . → See: Mexicated
Several states, led by California, the focus of this episode of Frontline, have very different philosophies on marijuana than the federal government’s demands for a War On Drugs. It’s that discrepancy that gives “The Pot Republic” most of its narrative drive, and it’s a fascinating one to focus on. . . . → See: The Pot Republic
Obesity, particularly abdominal obesity, and the associated cardiometabolic complications, are critical areas of investigation. The endocannabinoid system helps to regulate the central control of energy balance and peripheral metabolic processes, both of which may contribute to cardiometabolic risk factors. . . . → See: Endocannabinoid System: an overview
Clearing the Smoke, reveals how cannabis acts on the brain and in the body to treat nausea, pain, epilepsy and potentially even cancer. Extensive interviews with patients, doctors, researchers and skeptics detail the promises and the limitations of medicinal cannabis. . . . → See: Clearing the Smoke: The Science of Cannabis
The film follows the lively exploits of activists for (and against) the movement for the legalization of the hemp plant in America. It features Woody Harrelson, Merle Haggard, Willie Nelson, and a whole host of farmers, politicians, businessmen, and laypeople as they search for the truth about this mysterious and demonized plant. . . . → See: Hempsters: plant the seed
This comprehensive indoor primer covers all the details of indoor growing and explains plant physiology. Design a safe and productive operation without spending a lot of money. Includes: how plants grow, indica & sativa, strains, seeds, growth stages, sex, cloning, photo-period, building a growroom, mediums, lighting, ventilation, odor control, mites, watering, fertilizer, disease, harvest, drying, and more! . . . → See: Introduction To Indoor Growing