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Everyone is different, but no matter who you are you can find a way to quit smoking. Browse through our real life quit smoking stories to find out how ex-smokers have kicked the habit.

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1 Aug, 2014
Matt

Free from smoking

I haven't had a smoke for seven years now. I used to smoke 30 a day. I decided to go cold...

31 Jul, 2014
Carly

I said NO

I used to smoke since I was 14. Yes, it was bad. But I did.

I would wake up and smoke...

30 Jul, 2014
Joe

7 weeks - COLD TURKEY

Get through each day at a time and after 2-3 weeks you'll find yourself not thinking about...

28 Jul, 2014
Rosanna

Intrepid travels

I'm 43 and smoked for the better part of my life from 16 with a break here and there. I smoked...

25 Jul, 2014
Sandy

Now it's time to go cold turkey

Having severe side effect from patches and pills. Well it is day 6 going cold turkey. Felt quite...

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