Fox7 Austin features Dr. Ximenes

Did you know that sugar can have the same kind of addictive qualities as drugs like cocaine, amphetamines and opioids? Here are some pictures of our very own Dr. Rey Ximenes talking to @Fox7Austin yesterday morning about how our brains respond to sugar and why it can be so addictive. 

In case you missed Dr. Ximenes this past weekend on @Fox7Austin talking about sugar addiction and how the brain reacts similarly to drugs like cocaine and amphetamines, here’s the entire interview.