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24 Nov, 2006

Asthma made me give up after 40 years

A diagnosis of asthma and feeling sick tired and wheezy for six months finally gave me the impetus...

16 Nov, 2014

Strong Willpower

I started smoking when I was 12 years old and after almost 10 years of regular/heavy smoking, I...

20 Jul, 2007

Battle of the minds.

Im sitting here reading these amazing stories, i have had two attempts both gone for 4 days, then...

21 Jan, 2014

Wish me luck

I have...

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....

7 Apr, 2015

Age and class

I am 27 years old and started smoking at the age of 18. At it's worst, I smoked a pack a day at...

21 Feb, 2008

The Three Week Mark

I've tried quitting a number of times...actually, i reckon i've been quitting for the past ten...

25 Aug, 2014

2nd chance to keep living

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

28 Jan, 2007

Just do it!!!

I have tried many times and couldnt get passed day 3. Now I am 12 days. Im a little short tempered...

13 Mar, 2015

My journey

Although I am young, I started smoking at the age of 17 due to bullying in school - with the...

11 Apr, 2008

Hard Times

I am 35 years old and I gave up smoking on the 1st of January. I am from a large family meaning...

24 Jun, 2014

Smoking for life

I have been smoking since I could remember (around age of 4). I didn't put it to my mouth but I...

31 Jul, 2014

I said NO

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

I would wake up and smoke...

16 Apr, 2014

Never smoke again

I smoked approx 40 cigarettes a day and have smoked for 25 years.

I Tried NRT patches,...

5 Sep, 2006

hard times when the cravings get tough

i started smoking when i was in grade 6, very stupid of me. I relised the dangers of smoked, but it...

4 Jul, 2007

Its only the beginning

Well tomorrow will be my first day off smokes in a long time. I have 2 young kids and managed to...

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