Persuasive Essay: Why You Shouldt Drink Coke

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Why You Shouldn’t Drink Coke Are you comfortable knowing that your children drink something worse than alcohol? That’s right, I’m talking about Coke. Coke is by far one of the most consumed beverages in the world. It’s safe to say that mostly everyone drinks pop or soda. If we trace Coke’s roots back to how and where it started it was a beneficial medicine that contained cocaine. That’s why it’s called Coke. In its beginnings, it was used as medicine. Then a company called Coca Cola decided to produce Coke as an everyday drink. So they removed the medical components and cocaine and added a lot of sugar and carbonation. Coke has so much sugar that you don’t throw up because of the phosphoric acid in the beverage, which retains the taste of the sugar. Matter a fact one cup of coke is equivalent to ten table spoons of white sugar this is the amount of sugar your body needs for only one day. If you drink coke every day you increase your chance of having pre diabetes due to the massive amount of sugar and it can lead to serious cavities also the amount of sugar I coke stops your metabolism. Speaking of phosphoric acid the phosphoric acid is a compound of oxygen, phosphorus and hydrogen. It’s good that thanks to the phosphoric acid you don’t taste the amount of sugar in Coke has but phosphoric acid leads to kidney stones and renal problems. This chemical is actually found in cleaning agents and believe me you don’t want to drink detergent. Phosphoric acid is also used to clean

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