Coca-Cola, Cocaine, and the True Rumors of Addiction | WafflesatNoon.com

Coca-Cola, Cocaine, and the True Rumors of AddictionHere is another article I wrote for the ezine Waffles at Noon.  “Coca-Cola was invented in 1886 as a non-alcoholic version of an earlier beverage, both of which were created by a former Confederate Cavalry Officer, Dr. John Stith Pemberton. In its early form, Coca-Cola did contain cocaine, which was reduced to trace amounts in 1903 and disappeared from the drink altogether in 1929.”  Read “Coca-Cola, Cocaine, and the True Rumors of Addiction” at WafflesatNoon.com.

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