School Media Associates
Free Shipping at School Media Associates
Login: New User
Call School Media Associates Order School Media
Sign-up for Special Offers
View Cart Contact SMA for School Media
Advanced Search

New Marijuana, The: Higher Potency, Greater Dangers

New Marijuana, The: Higher Potency, Greater Dangers

school media add cart
Item Number:
HRM 8119DV
20 min.
Closed Caption:
Human Relations Media
Grade Level:
7 - College
The potency of THC, the mind-altering chemical in marijuana, has more than doubled in the last twenty years creating a greater risk for impairment and a far higher risk of addiction. Video presents viewers with up-to-date information on THC potency and looks at how THC affects the brain, how you become addicted, how marijuana impacts brain chemistry, cognitive function as well as mental and physical health. Research experts and former teen users drive home this message: Marijuana is NOT a benign or safe drug. Stronger doses of marijuana can cause intense and disturbing reactions such as paranoia and hallucinations with permanent damage to cognitive abilities; marijuana limits your ability to learn and retain information; the stronger doses of THC cause more intense highs, putting teens at an even greater risk for car wrecks and other accidents; and marijuana use harms your brain, lungs, liver, heart, and reproductive health.

Also from Human Relations Media
Caution: Teenager Under Construction
Caution: Teenager Under Construction
Drugs: Crime and Punishment
Drugs: Crime and Punishment
Avoiding the Teen Pregnancy Trap
Avoiding the Teen Pregnancy Trap
Taking  Initiative on the Job
Taking Initiative on the Job

School Media Associates


A&E Video
Ambrose Video
Crystal Productions
Discovery School
Disney Educational
Educational Video Network
Films Media Group
GPN Educational Media
Hawkhill Associates
Human Relations Media
Kultur International
Language Tree
Learning Seed
Learning ZoneXpress
Monterey Media
National Geographic
Nest Family
New Dimensions Media
PBS Video
Schlessinger Media
Standard Deviants
TMW Media Group
Teachers Video Company
WGBH Boston

Click here for more Producers...