In the 1st part of this article I explained explicitly why restriction is the reason that you feel addicted to sugar. You can read it here.
I also talked about how much sugar can spike and crash your blood sugar if you eat it alone. Physical symptoms of “compulsion” only an indication that stabilizing your blood sugar by eating protein or fat can help you feel .. (Whether you eat sugar in the form of bread, sweet potato, rice candy, cake or sweet fruits. They can all spike your blood sugar
It has been discussed for quite some time now why the opposite of addiction is not sobriety but connection.
We want to feel connected to ourselves an others and when we don’t know how to do that or can’t and we will look for things we can bond with. And based on our personality and intelligence we might reach for cigarette, food, alcohol or drugs.
Here is a great video (only 6 minutes) that will show you how much addiction is misinformed.
The video is made based on Johann Hari’s New York Times best-selling book ‘Chasing The Scream.
You can be free from “sugar addition” without detoxing, avoiding or trying to control sugar.
Hope this information will give you some relief and understanding that your addiction to sugar is not something you have to live with for the rest of your life.