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22 December 2009

Have a little cocaine with that

Drugs have not always been scheduled, there was a time when wines were fortified with cocaine.

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Drugs have not always been scheduled, there was a time when people gave children tinctures of heroin for coughs, and a glass of wine could contain more than a sniff of cocaine. Read about it on Dinx's blog – she's uncovered some old adverts that show why people called them the 'good' old days.

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(Joanne Hart, Health24, December 2009)

 
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