Illustration by Mark Long in the Independent on Sunday
“What happened when sweet-toothed Viv Groskop swore off ‘the most dangerous drug of the times’?”
Hmm. Well, I lost five pounds in four weeks, discovered falafel and felt better than I had in years.
I had been wanting to write this piece on giving up sugar for a long time — because it was the only way I could force myself to do a sugar detox properly and document it.