14 Shocking Facts About Sugar (Infographic)

14 Shocking Facts About Sugar greenster.com diet

Facts about sugar: We all know it isn’t good for us, but it doesn’t stop us wanting a bit of sweetness in our lives. The good news is that there are all sorts of unbelievably delicious alternatives to the white stuff. By switching to dates, coconut sugar, maple syrup and fruit you get the yum as well as loads of nutrients. Look out for our future dessert recipe posts to ease the transition to a sugar-free (and even more awesome) life.

In the Hungry For Change post I scaremongered you with some disturbing facts about sugar. The most horrific in my opinion is the fact that sugar is more addictive than heroin and kills more people than all the drugs in the world combined. Crazy!! If the facts from that post weren’t enough to make you go unrefined, check out the infographic below. It might make you think twice about your next donut.

Are you a sugar addict, in recovery or conquered it completely? Share your troubles, tips and advice. We’d love to hear them.

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