Posted on July 6, 2014 by Hemi Weingarten The Addictive Effects of Sugar Explained [Video] 1 Reply TedEd has posted a great video explaining the addictive effect of sugar on our brain. It’s only 5 minutes long. Like alcohol, tobacco, and drugs, sugar can be addictive. Watch and learn. Get Fooducated Download APP Subscribe Follow You may also like What Are Naked Calories?What's Up with 7 Up? (Now it's an Antioxidant Drink???)How Junk Food Companies Exploit Americans with Ingredients Banned in Other Countries (Part 1/2)Protein Builds Muscle, Carbs Are Fuel, And Fat Help With?