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10 Jun, 2014
James

How I gave up

I was in a car smash 20 years ago, and was on life support for about 10 days.

During that...

18 Aug, 2014
Gaurav

Starting a new life from now

I have been smoking since the past 8 years. I am having pain in my throat now and it's high...

26 Feb, 2016
Karen

A new start

I've been a smoker for 41 years and I have chronic lung disease.

I woke up one morning...

24 Jun, 2010

Bye Ciggie

i had been a smoker for nearly 5 years 20-25. i couldn't stop, and i was addicted to ciggie. day by...

9 Nov, 2009

A long time coming

I had heard a few people mention to me that they had used Champix to give up smoking sucessfully...

21 Nov, 2013
Rachel

I can't believe I relapsed

Isn’t it funny how time passes you by? Today I looked at the calendar in shock. Why?...

22 Feb, 2016
Amanda

Doing it for them

I'm the mother to 4 little girls under 7. I started taking champix 2 weeks ago, and had my final...

30 Jun, 2014
Linda

Smoking killed me

Approx 4 years ago, I like many others was a smoker. I got a cold which in turn turned into...

18 Mar, 2014
Adrian

Could this be it?

Ok, so it's only been 2 weeks. But this time seems different. I've smoked a pack a day for about...

15 Mar, 2007

beautiful lungs

i have been having back pain for 18 months approx and suspected something nasty. i had a chest xray...

4 May, 2015
Sarah

It's all in the willpower!!

I started smoking at age 17, I am now 31. I am a nurse, have seen the damage it does and...

7 Apr, 2007

Long term project

I've been off the smokes for 7 weeks now. I'm using patches and all the willpower I can muster....

23 Dec, 2013
Sue

Incentive

After wearing patches for 1 week I came out in a bad allergy, had cortic-ds cream plus sudafed...

11 Sep, 2014
Scotti

How ever many attempts later.

I had already tried quitting a few times this year but always managed to relapse. This time had...

21 Apr, 2009

16 months later

I still want a cigarette badly many times in a day - I suppose after 37 years this is...

9 May, 2014
Henning

Old smoker

I have tried how many times to quit smoking. I am a smoker for almost 30 years. I noticed a...

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