#6494 As this five-part DVD series shows, the brain can be affected by drugs and alcohol in many different ways, depending on the substance consumed. The effects of stimulants, painkillers, tobacco and alcohol, cannabis, and hallucinogens are analyzed in detail, using the latest research and computer graphics.
Each program demonstrates the elaborate and frequently dangerous ways in which various drugs alter brain chemistry. Scientific histories and case studies are clearly illustrated in each program.
Viewing time: 51 minutes per DVD. Closed-captioned. 2005. Can purchase separately at $169.95 each. SPECIAL: The 5-part series for $849.95.
Format/purchase options: Streaming Video, 3-Year Subscription ($849.95); DVD ($849.95); and Streaming Video + DVD ($1,599.00).
The individual programs can be purchased separately:
- Stimulants: The Mechanics of Pleasure
- Painkillers: Numbing the Mind
- Legal Drugs: Still Addictive, Still Deadly
- Cannabis: Satanic Herb or Healing Potion?
- Designer Drugs: Uncertain Borders