32 episodes

Dr. Jay is a husband, father, scientist, author, speaker, bare-foot runner, and hard-core outdoorsman. He has a gift for simplifying even the most difficult cutting-edge health science research to make it relevant to everyone and that’s his mission in the Chagrin and Tonic Podcast. Watch for new video episodes on YouTube every single week and Dr. Jay’s Chagrin and Tonic Podcast compilation episodes every 5th week.

Chagrin & Tonic Podcast Dr. Anthony G. Jay

    • Natural Sciences

Dr. Jay is a husband, father, scientist, author, speaker, bare-foot runner, and hard-core outdoorsman. He has a gift for simplifying even the most difficult cutting-edge health science research to make it relevant to everyone and that’s his mission in the Chagrin and Tonic Podcast. Watch for new video episodes on YouTube every single week and Dr. Jay’s Chagrin and Tonic Podcast compilation episodes every 5th week.

    Nicotine Vaping E-Cigs and Teenage Height: Will You Grow Taller or Shorter?

    Nicotine Vaping E-Cigs and Teenage Height: Will You Grow Taller or Shorter?

    Is nicotine itself causing stunted growth in teenagers or is it all the other nasty stuff in cigarettes?  Dr. Jay answers this question using the latest science, along with information about growth plates, genes involved in stronger bones, and much more!

    • 11 min
    Genetics of POWER in Weight Lifting: DNA BEYOND Fast-Twitch Muscle Fibers

    Genetics of POWER in Weight Lifting: DNA BEYOND Fast-Twitch Muscle Fibers

    Today, Dr. Jay discusses how to utilize you 23andme genetic data to learn about your muscle type in terms of power versus endurance exercise.  The focus is on powerful, explosive movement, like sprinting, and how the majority of people have power genes versus endurance.  Also, when eccentric movements should be utilized is discussed, isometric holds, and flexibility it terms of DNA!

    • 9 min
    Is Stevia SAFE? Into the WEEDS on Fishy Stevia Side Effects

    Is Stevia SAFE? Into the WEEDS on Fishy Stevia Side Effects

    Dr. Anthony Jay (#DRJ) gets into the weeds regarding the weed...#stevia. Is it estrogenic, acting like estrogen and reducing fertility? Is it harmful? Is stevia good? Lots of questions, lots of animal research, loads of important conclusions!

    • 13 min
    Cannabis, Paranoia, and CBD Oil Benefits List: GENETICS and BIAS

    Cannabis, Paranoia, and CBD Oil Benefits List: GENETICS and BIAS

    Does cannabis cause "psychosis"?  How is THAT defined?  Are you psychotic?  What about paranoia?  And can you have genes that are easily identified that determine your disposition to becoming paranoid from marijuana?

    • 13 min
    You Thought Cannabis CAUSED Schizophrenia?!?

    You Thought Cannabis CAUSED Schizophrenia?!?

    Can cannabis cause schizophrenia?  Many researchers say yes.  Is the data solid or is it mathematical gymnastics.  And CBD can protect against schizophrenia?! 

    • 15 min
    Hemp me! Is Marijuana Addictive? Cannabis ‘Dependence’

    Hemp me! Is Marijuana Addictive? Cannabis ‘Dependence’

    Cannabis is touted as a drug in part because it's "addictive".  Is it though?  What are the genetic variations and caveats here?

    • 8 min

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