Nicole Avena

How sugar affects the brain?

How does a big bowl of sugary cereal or a candy bar affect the brain? In this conversation with Jessica P.Johnson, you will realize what happens in the brain during a sugar rush, and how that changes when sugar is swapped out with artificial sweeteners. Freelance science writer and podcast producer with degrees in biology, microbiology, and science journalism, Jessica P.Johnson had report with Dr.Nicole Avena, a research neuroscientist, author