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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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18 Feb, 2015
Anne

dont think so much

I am a 53 years old woman and have been smoking since I was 16 years old. I had four children...

16 Feb, 2015
Adrian

It's my time

It is now day 12 as a non-smoker. It took me months to be ready to take that step. Something...

16 Feb, 2015
Louise

Stopped with hypnotherapy

Both my husband and I were a pack a day each for nearly 40 years, I loved my ciggies. Then my...

11 Feb, 2015
Claire

Giving up smoking

I have smoked from the age of 15. I'm now 41 and was smoking and 20 - 30 cigarettes a day. I...

11 Feb, 2015
Goetti

4 weeks and done

4 weeks into champix and have had no need for cigarettes. Have tried one cigarette on weekend...

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