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Reply: False positive for cotinine
Wow, turtletob, that is very distressing. Personally, I think it IS worrisome for such a falsehood to be in...More
Posted by marathonjan
hello. I want to quit smoking by using Chantix I was wondering if anyone on here has had any luck quitting...More
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Reply: Quit Smoking
43 year smoker on day 6 smoke free. Angioplasty in both legs told me to quit. Using bupropion, helps alot with...More
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Reply: Any Charges for this site
Hi and welcome to the community! There is absolutely no charge to post here or receive advice and support...More
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Is there a charge for asking and receiving answers on this site
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Saliva test for insurance policy
I have to have a oral swab test for my insurance company next Wednesday. I am a light smoker 4-6 cigarettes a...More
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Quit dipping
What is the best way to quit dipping? do not want to use any medication, I tried using sunflower seeds and...More
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Reply: Nicotine absorption from electronic cigarettes
I was a twenty year smoker and quit using a vape pen. It has saved my life. I tried so many times to quit and...More
Posted by GaryWolf

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Do you think electronic cigarettes will ultimately improve public health by helping many smokers to quit, harm public health be increasing the amount of smoking, or not really make much impact?
  • E-cigarettes will improve public health by reducing smoking
  • E-cigarettes will harm public health by increasing smoking
  • E-cigarettes will not have much impact on public health
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Reply: Acne after Quitting???
I vaped for 4 months with no problem then all of a sudden I had a break out on my chin that was rash like and...More
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Nicotine Blood test
Hello, I have a question if anyone could give me any insight. I have been a smoker for about 4 years now, a...More
Posted by Shelly1010
Nicotine Blood test
Hello, I have a question if anyone could give me any insight. I have been a smoker for about 4 years now, a...More
Posted by Shelly1010
Educating Smokers To Help Them Quit
This site talks about several quit smoking methods that are not commonly used such as hypnosis and nicotine...More
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Reply: Withdrawal Symptoms
Here are some of the symptoms of nicotine withdrawal . Have you spoken with your doctor about whether...More
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Reply: New Graphic Health Warnings
My Concern Is... With All the technology & advanced graphics, WHY ARE FIREWORKS "NOT...More
Posted by sunday5525

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Do you think the new graphic health warnings for cigarette packs will do a better job than the current warnings on the pack, of informing smokers about the health effects of smoking, and encouraging them to quit?
  • No, I think they will be less effective than the current warnings
  • No, I don't think they are better than the current warnings.
  • Yes, I think the new warnings will be more effective.
  • Yes, I think the new warnings will be much more effective.
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What is the best way to quit dipping without medicine?
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Reply: Joint pain after quitting
Are you fine now cuz i have this problem now -83D-E23
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How should a non-smoker help a smoker?
I'm a non-smoker so I don't understand how hard it is to quit and what it is like to quit. What do I need to...More
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Reply: How long before Nicotine is out of system?
If I quit smoking tonight should I pass a HOSPITAL nicotine screening by July 5th?
Posted by kadeseibold2015
Reply: Cutting back on daily cigarettes
I did the same when I got to 4 and got stuck there for 3 days. But the next day I smoked 3 - one at 2PM, 1 at...More
Posted by ikic15
blew it
I stopped smoking for well over 2 months and then took a few drags one weekend, then smoked a few cigs the...More
Posted by yoggi1961
smoking cessation
I find it helpful to chew on sugarfree gum of a peppermint if i get a craving, and try to stay away from...More
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Low-level laser treatment.
I tried low-level laser treatment. It worked for me have not smoked for 2 years smoked since 18 am 60 now.
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Reply: IVF Blood Tests to dectect Nicotine
If you are trying to get pregnant and have a baby, quit smoking. Quit smoking.
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Reply: looking for support
I joined a support group through our hospital & cannot say enough good about it. They use the patch &...More
Posted by jane64
Reply: Nicotine Patch
Thank you Jane, It's now day 14 and I am still using the patch. I am very happy to report that the...More
Posted by tommythekid1967
I smoked for 35 years and when it was time to quit
I gave it to God. I have a twinge-level craving once in a while but that's about it. My lung function has...More
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Reply: I quit after 35 years, will my lungs ever get bett...
First, lose the capslock. Shouting at people is just rude. Second, you don't have to do any such thing. You can...More
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Reply: Looking for help
I am only on week three, but am feeling optomistic. I joined a group; am on Wellbutrin, patch & gum. It's...More
Posted by jane64
Reply: trying to quit again
I know the feeling... have relapsed twice after quitting for months. And each time it gets harder to quit....More
Posted by tryingtoquit

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