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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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29 Sep, 2014
Sophie

Champix helped me quit

I smoked for 20 years, loved every single cigarette but when my health started to wane I...

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...

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