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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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19 Nov, 2014
Rachel

The kitchen sink

I'd been smoking since I was 15. All the cool people in my family smoked, my friends smoked and...

19 Nov, 2014
Ric

Cashed up & healthy

It's now 5 months since I gave up after smoking for 48 years. I'm now a healthy 63 year old who...

17 Nov, 2014
Peta

100 days down

I am 43 and have smoked for 27 years or so. Today is my 100th day without a cigarette and I feel...

17 Nov, 2014
Tracie

My Journey

I had been smoking since the age of 14 and I am now 54. I decided to quit smoking for good 4 and...

16 Nov, 2014
Martial

Strong Willpower

I started smoking when I was 12 years old and after almost 10 years of regular/heavy smoking, I...

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