Is sugar addictive? What are 4 criteria for labeling a substance “addictive”? How many addiction criteria does sugar fulfill? Endocrinologist and prominent nutrition expert Dr. Robert Lustig explains sugar addiction.
Is sugar addictive? Is sugar a drug? Sugar meets all criteria of addictive drug. Most effective sugar addiction detox is eating real food. The best sugar addiction treatment is switching diet to high fiber and low sugar products. Overcoming sugar addiction is possible, but it requires management of sugar addiction withdrawal symptoms first. Is sugar addictive fro teenagers too? They are related to fluctuations in blood sugar level and high insulin level. You can become addicted to sugar without knowing it. Bread, salad dressing, yogurts and many modern foods contain excess sugar. Is sugar addictive for younger children and toddlers? We now consume 22 spoons of sugar per day. Video interview with top expert in pediatric endocrinology and nutrition.