Diet and Nutrition

Is Sugar as Addictive as Heroin?

Is sugar an aphrodisiac?

We've all heard that sugar is an aphrodisiac, but most don't really understand where the rumor comes from or why it would be the case.

Well, in the mid 1800s, people believed that sugar sparked sexuality among women, children, and the poor. This was before the ideas of sugar causing diabetes or hyperactivity.