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17 Aug, 2014
Barb

It is never too late to quit

I started smoking at age 13 and smoked pretty much all of my life.... except for my pregnancies....

1 Aug, 2014
Matt

Free from smoking

I haven't had a smoke for seven years now. I used to smoke 30 a day. I decided to go cold...

10 Sep, 2014
Helen

To live or die now

I have smoked for 50 years, lately 35 per day.I have been diagnosed with COPD and if I continue...

2 Feb, 2008

Wish me luck...

I woke up this morning like I do quite often lately. I started coughing and then I couldn't breath....

4 May, 2009

This sucks !! Withdrawals from patches!!

Hey ya I have been off smokes for 3 months and two weeks ago finished the patches...all was...

18 Feb, 2017
Bon

Teenage smoker

I'm 20 and have been smoking at least 15 cigarettes per day since I was 16. Ten days ago I went...

1 Mar, 2009

One day at a time

Like many people I knew smoking wasn't doing me any good, but I just couldn't fight it for a long...

25 May, 2016
Ange

Focus on a better you!

I started when I was 20. Not sure why - I held onto the packet for a week until I was with a...

31 Jul, 2014
Carly

I said NO

I used to smoke since I was 14. Yes, it was bad. But I did.

I would wake up and smoke...

29 Jul, 2010

I'm a recovering smokaholic!!

I started smoking at 15 and quit at 24. I started smoking at 34 and quite at 36! Throughout the...

20 Apr, 2016
Michelle

Cold Turkey

It will be five years next month, since I gave up my 27 years, pack a day habit.

The...

21 Jun, 2016
April

Thought I was going to die

I had smoked for along time, since I was 15 years old. I got sick in 2010 with breast cancer and...

11 Jul, 2014
Nasser

Addiction

First cigarette at 9 years of age just a flirt. First time I held a cigarette was 14 years old...

9 Mar, 2016
Leisha

Quit cold turkey and soldier on!

Around the time of quitting I had a lot of emotional baggage. I had lost friends, I moved house...

3 May, 2010

time to quit

i am unhappy now, unlike before. Before i used to smoke when i got stressed out but mainly just...

4 Nov, 2013
Louise

The best is cold turkey

Hello everyone. I smoked for 40 years and in 40 years I never tried to quit. On 31st...

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