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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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22 Sep, 2014
Kylie

My journey

Just had my last smoke. Figured now was as good as any time to quit as I haven't got any money...

22 Sep, 2014
Aeron

Old commercials made it possible

Smoked for 30 + years, the old commercials haunted me each time I lit a smoke.

I...

21 Sep, 2014
Julie

I have done it for me...

On the 18th August 2014 I finally had my first and last cigarette for the day and I haven't had...

17 Sep, 2014
Jane

Cannot believe I am now a non smoker

I smoked for nearly 40 years always making excuses to why I could not give up, then a friend of...

16 Sep, 2014
Wilson

I hate cig smoke

I quit back in 1981. Then in 1984, at work, it was like I never quit smoking. In 2007 to 2013 it...

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