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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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27 Aug, 2014
Pauline

Doing it for me

Had my first cigarette at 15, had my last cigarette at 52 & 11 months which was 2 months...

25 Aug, 2014
Ryan

Champix Day 5

Day 1 - I noticed that there was a difference in how smoking tasted.By day 3, I went from nearly...

25 Aug, 2014
Margaret

2nd chance to keep living

I had a blocked carotid artery which required emergency surgery. I am very happy to be alive. I...

24 Aug, 2014
Shae

Will not give up

I am quitting cold turkey. It's day 3 and 10:00 p.m. I cannot sleep because of my cravings but I...

21 Aug, 2014
Di

Best decision

I was an addict from 16 to 46 and I was sick and tired of the addiction, plus cost.I gave up...

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