An Anatomy of Addiction
Howard Markel, director of the Center for the History of Medicine at the University of Michigan, spoke about the cocaine use of psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud and surgeon William Halsted. Mr. Markel reported that, unaware of cocaine’s addictive properties, both men experimented with the use of cocaine for medicinal purposes. close
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