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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 Oct, 2014
Daphne

My quitting journey

I started smoking regularly when I was 17 and I'm now 37. I have been smoke free for 3 weeks....

21 Oct, 2014
Barbara

Hanging in there

Like Karen, I'm 57 & have smoked heavily for 40 years and never tried to quit 30 to 40 cigs...

21 Oct, 2014
Akesa

Ready to get healthy & quit

I am nearly on my 4th week of Champix. I have smoked for 9 years, and I've finally come to the...

21 Oct, 2014
Michael

Gaining confidence

Hi there. I have had low self esteem for most of my adult life. I stopped smoking 13 months ago....

20 Oct, 2014
Christine

Not Going Back

Yes. I finally had my last one on 6 October 2014. I started taking Champix two weeks prior and...

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