Cannabis Professor Raphael Mechoulam – Discovery of THC in 1964
Dr Raphael Michoulam discusses what THC, the main active principle of medical marijuana does to the brain. It also touches on the 1992 discovery of Anandamide, which is an endogenous cannabinoid neurotransmitter found in human organs.
The Scientist – Dr Mechoulam
“The Scientist” is a documentary that traces the story of Nobel price nominee Dr Mechoulam from his early days……as a child of the Holocaust in Bulgaria, through his immigration to Israel, and his career as the chief investigator into the chemistry and biology of the world’s most misunderstood plant, medical marijuana. Dr. Mechoulam ascertained that THC interacts with the largest receptor system in the human body, the endocannabinoid system (ECS).
Health Benefits of Juicing Raw Cannabis
Dr. Courtney is a physician and researcher from Mendocino, California. Kristen Peskuski is a researcher and patient who put her systemic lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, interstitial cystitis, and numerous other conditions into remission juicing fresh medical marijuana.
Medical Marijuana & Its Impact on Human Health
In this myth shattering, information packed documentary, learn from physicians and leading researchers about medical marijuana and its demonstrated effects on human health. This game-changing movie presents the most comprehensive synopsis to date of the real science surrounding the world’s most controversial plant.
Could Cannabis Oil Cure Cancer
The BBC’s Alastair Leithead reports on how evidence is growing that medical marijuana could cure diseases like cancer. The medical value of cannabis has been hotly debated for years. Its use as a relaxant or a pain reliever is widely accepted now.
Marijuana Nation – Dr Raphael Mechoulam
A documentary by National Geographic – Medical Marijuana is used medicinally to fight cancer, chronic pain, spasticity from multiple sclerosis, nausea and vomiting in HIV patients, as well as the nausea and vomiting associated with chemotherapy. As with any medicine, if properly used it has many benefits. Medical Marijuana can even be used topically to stop some skin cancers. THC is proven to stop the most aggressive cancer in human brain cells.
Cannabinoid System in Neuroprotection – Raphael Mechoulam PhD
Professor at Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Dr. Mechoulam describes the role of Cannabinoids as anti-inflammatory for arthritis, as neuroprotectant for brain injury and as a possible treatment for PTSD. Dr. Mechoulam first isolated THC in 1964.
It’s time for a medical marijuana revolution – Dr Sanjay Gupta
It’s time for a medical marijuana revolution. Dr Sanjay Gupta, Chief Medical Correspondent, on cannabis puts medical marijuana under the microscope again.
Cannabis Madness – Dr Sanjay Gupta Reports
“Weed 2: Cannabis Madness: Dr. Sanjay Gupta Reports,” premiering looks at U.S. federal laws that consider medical marijuana a drug with no medicinal value and serious scientists who say they’re wrong. It is the politics of pot – the politicians vs. the patients.
A CNN Special Report by Dr Sanjay Gupta
Dr. Sanjay Gupta’s epic change of heart regarding medical marijuana is a momentous occasion for all of us who know the truth about cannabis. For him to publicly admit he was wrong and that we the people have been systematically lied to by the government regarding cannabis is a huge step towards awakening the masses. I personally cannot thank him enough for this.
Montel Williams – Medical Marijuana
An Interview with Montel Williams who suffers from Multiple Sclerosis. Montel used medical marijuana to save his life. He explains in the interview how medical marijuana enables him to live as “normal” life as possible free of the symptom of MS.
The Endocannabinoid System – How Cannabis Oil Works
Since 1974 studies have shown that medical marijuana has anti-tumor effects. The SETH Group showed compounds in cannabis can stop the growth of human glioblastoma multiforma (GBM) brain cancer cells. The SETH Group says “No chemotherapy can match this nontoxic anti-cancer action.” In 2012 a pair of scientists at California Pacific Medical Center found THC stops metastasis in many kinds of aggressive cancer.
Cannabis Oil THC Kills Cancer Cells
A microscopic view of how a cannabinoid in medical marijuana, THC kills cancer cells while leaving healthy ones alone.
Cannabinoid Profiles & Terpenes
A documentary highlighting the main cannabinoid profiles and terpenes found in medical marijuana today. THC, THC A, THC V, CBD, CBG, CBN, CBC & Terpenes
Introduction to Cannabinoids: THC & CBD
This video gives you a quick breakdown of two of the most common cannabinoids found in medical marijuana, THC and CBD. However, cannabis contains a wide variety of these beneficial compounds – more than 85 different cannabinoids have been identified, many of which have documented medical uses.
For anyone in need of a crash course, here’s a basic breakdown of some of the cannabinoids found in medical marijuana.
Introduction to Terpenes
An introduction to the terpenes, the natural compounds found in medical marijuana that give Pineapple Express its sweet, fruity taste, and Sour Diesel its skunky, pungent aroma. Terpenes work together with cannabinoids to offer an array of effects and therapeutic benefits known as the entourage effect. This video offers just a quick overview of terpenes and the why they are important.
The Action of Cannabinoids in Cancer Cells
This animation depicts the activity of cannabinoids in cancer cells and describes the anti-cancer effects observed.
How Cannabis Oil Kills Cancer
A short documentary explaining how certain forms of cancer are killed off by medial marijuana.