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Echo 3: Quitting is hard...but you're not alone

The 2007 advertisement titled "Echo 3 (Quitting is hard...but you're not alone)" produced by the Cancer Institute NSW, encourages smokers to put quitting on 'today's agenda' by tackling the excuses for delaying quitting. The key message of the series: Quitting is hard...but you're not alone. The television commercials remind smokers that help to quit smoking is just a phone call way to the Quitline 13 7848.

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Thought I was going to die

I had smoked for along time, since I was 15 years old. I got sick in 2010 with breast cancer and lymphoma at the same time. You would think that being diagnosed with two cancers you would quit and...

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