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Reply: Electronic Cigarettes?
I gave up smoking normal tobacco 5 years ago when I discovered ecigarettes Now I am vaping with this...More
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Reply: How long before Nicotine is out of system?
I smoked one cigarette today, and i have a pending health screening for pre employment on tues, Is that...More
Posted by lotusflow3rbomb
smoking cessation
I find it helpful sometimes to chew on a straw. Sometimes just holding it in my hand helps also, because...More
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Reply: I quit after 35 years, will my lungs ever get bett...
YOU HAVE TO SEE A DOCTOR FIRST, TELL HIM YOUR SYMPTONS SO YOU CAN RULE OUT ANY SMOKING RELATED ILLNESS BEFORE...More
Posted by yoggi1961
smoking cessation...
I'm having the same problem with getting my free quit smoking meds. I can't even find out if I'm eligible....More
Posted by An_262435
Weight-Control Myths Keep Many U.S. Women Smoking
"American women who believe smoking helps control weight are less likely than other female smokers to try...More
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Reply: scary anti smoking ads on tv
Those ads in my opinion are meant for Shock.. Making people more aware of what could happen and has happened...More
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Reply: Go Cold Turkey
way to go! keep going Yoggi! all the best to you!
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Reply: Wellbutrin or Patches
how big a smoker r u? if u r an addict, hold on-it's a tough ride
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Reply: False positive for cotinine
Hello to all on this chain! Success! In conjunction with my annual physical this year, my GP prescribed a...More
Posted by marathonjan
Help with Chantix prescription
What am I doing wrong? I am on the 'online help coach' to quit smoking. Why is my pharmacy charging me for...More
Posted by boots33636
Reply: Hopeless
I'm in the same boat and i keep playing in my head this saying that a former smoker used before she died of...More
Posted by yoggi1961
Plain Packaging Laws Might Spur Smokers to Quit
"Legislation that strips cigarette packaging of all brand-specific design may boost the number of smokers...More
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Reply: psychological habit
I'm a weekend smoker more or less. The problem is i can smoke alot in a weekend.I'm desperate to quit once...More
Posted by yoggi1961
FDA Warns of Seizure, Alcohol Risks With Chantix
"The FDA has changed the labeling on the quit-smoking drug Chantix to reflect concerns that it may lower...More
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Improvement in COPD after quitting smoking?
My mother has COPD, and after having an emergency trip to the ICU, she has finally quit smoking (for 6 weeks...More
Posted by An_261779
COLD turkey
I have smoked off and on for 14 years. I quit cold turkey on Jan 30th and havent had a cigarette since. I...More
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OK to Chantix and Lexapro together ?
I would like to attempt to quit smoking using Chantix. I am currently on Lexapro for depression. i had...More
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I would like to attempt to quit smoking using Chantix. I am currently on Lexapro for depression. i had concerns about Lexapro and Chantix together, but is OK to Chantix and Lexapro together ?
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Reply: Quitting smoking
I get it! How are You doing! Day 13 on med & 48 hrs smoke free, but my Cravings are HORRIBLE!! God I...More
Posted by juliesprayer
Reply: GETTING READY TO QUIT
Hi! I'm doing it Too! On day 13 of med & Almost 48 hrs w/no smoking! I have Horrible cravings! I...More
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Reply: 40 year habit stopped but ....
Hmm...(we really are all so different & the Same) lol! For me (40 hrs smoking as well) I Loved Loved...More
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Reply: Chantix
The more I read/hear it seems Everyone has different stories on this. I'm on day 13 w/No side effects...More
Posted by juliesprayer
Reply: Help me quit smoking
What was too soon? I'm on day 13 & quit 2 days ago & it Feelslike cold turkey to me Right Now......More
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Reply: Just set a quit date
Hi! I just posted I'm on day 13 of Chantix & have Almost 48 hrs w/o a cig. Honestly losing myfreakin...More
Posted by juliesprayer
Quitting on Chantix?!? God Help Me!
Day 13 on Chantix & 46 hrs since last cig! Cravings are constant & Trying So Hard. I've...More
Posted by juliesprayer
Dizziness when Using Patches
Hello, I am a new member and thought this is a great forum to relate with other smokers who are trying to quit....More
Posted by nbandal
Reply: Cravings
Great advice resecastillo_favio! It is so nice to hear that you have found support in the Community, and...More
Posted by atti_editor
Reply: First step on a good plan to quit smoking?
My husband used this drug and he said it gave him "Vivid Dreams" scary.. so he opted out of using...More
Posted by rosecastillo_favio

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What is the best approach to "Step 1" of quiting? I am starting from ground zero.
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Reply: Cessation
I did not do any crying, I think I was sleepy alot..I took that opportunity to relax and it kept me from...More
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