Is Vaping The New Smoking Addiction?

It seems vaping has replaced smoking in teens and young adults, with the assumption that vaping is safer and contains less nicotine. Regardless of the substance, anything with nicotine in it is addictive. Learn about vaping statistics and why doctors are concerned that vaping is becoming the new addiction.   Nicotine Addiction Vaping involves a…

Why is Sugar Considered a Drug?

Why is Sugar Considered a Drug?

Any substance that we use for pleasure can be an addiction—this includes sugar. Research shows that our brains are hardwired for pleasure, and sugar works much like many addictive drugs in that it affects the brain’s limbic system, the part of the brain that’s associated with emotional control. In today’s blog, we will discuss the…