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 Food and the Brain: AntioxidantsHappy Thanksgiving, Gobble Gobble...What Took Experts So Long to Figure This Out??? Water Helps Lose WeightHappy Fourth of July!