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Is Smoking Dragging You Down?
If you smoke, you've likely heard the pleas from friends and family to quit. You probably know that...More
Posted by Chris_WebMD_Staff
Quitting Smoking and Chantix
I have been taking Chantix for one month and it costs me 200.00 per month. Right now I don't have many urges to...More
Posted by Germmy
hypnosis and quitting smoking
I would like to know just how effective is Hypnosis on helping you quit smoking??
Posted by angel272559
Marijuana smoker of 7 years recently clean for 1 m...
Hello. I have been a smoker of only marijuana for about 7 years and recently been clean for a month. At times...More
Posted by An_245328
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day 1
Tomorrow is my quit day and I already feel like im getting setence to time in prison. I decided 2 weeks ago...More
Posted by Donnab6903
Study finds no increase in cardiovascular events w...
Last year a review of clinical trials of varenicline (Chantix) concluded that this smoking...More
Acne is nonstop since I quit smoking....
I quit smoking almost 3 months ago.... I feel fantastic. I smoked for 18 years. But since I quit smoking,...More
Posted by BeauJolie
How addicted are you?
One of the most widely used questionnaires designed to measure the strength of addiction to...More
side effect from the patch???
Proud to say it has been two days smoke free on the patch. However I have IBS and since on the patch the...More
Posted by plc111111
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Nicotine/Cotinine
How long before all traces of nicotine/cotinine are out of your blood?
Posted by An_244613
New CDC Smoking Education Ads: What Do You Think?
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) just launched a set of new TV ads that can be...More

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Which of the new CDC smoking education ads do you think is most effective in motivating smokers to quit?
  • Anthem Ad
  • Buergers Disease Ad
  • Cessation Tips Ad
  • Terri's Ad
  • One of the other ads
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Nicotine patch safe but not effective for smoking ...
A new study was published in the New England Journal of Medicine last week by Dr Tim Colemen...More
Anne when quitting smoking
This is my third and final attempt for a cigarette free life. Tomorrow marks 3 weeks of not smoking. Each...More
Posted by An_243867
Chantix - Smoking in my car...help
I've been taking Chantix for 3.5 weeks now and the only place I still have a difficult time with is my car. I...More
Posted by Alzinny
The Natural History of Quitting Smoking
A new research study has recently been published in the journal Addiction, by Professor Ron...More
Smoking in Men Speeds Up Mental Decline!
Study: More Rapid Mental Decline Seen in Male Smokers, Not Females Feb. 6, 2012 -- Smoking is...More
Posted by Chris_WebMD_Staff
Does Nicotine Replacement Therapy Help Smokers To ...
A new study has recently gained substantial media attention, with the authors claiming that...More
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Great Topic Today on Smoking! Smoke, But do it outside! More
Posted by Chris_WebMD_Staff
Sore Throat & Excess Drainage
Is this something common and how long does it last?
Posted by An_242417
Sleepless Nights
I've heard that it typically takes about 4 weeks for your sleeping habits to return to normal. Is this true?...More
Posted by An_242417
Emotional Effects?
What does one expect emotionally when they quit smoking and how long do these symptoms typically last? I...More
Posted by An_242417
Is father-in-law chewing again?
I hope you don't mind that this is not about me, but it's about my father-in-law. He was a "Red Man" (as...More
Posted by WorriedOverFIL
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Odd Withdrawal Symptoms?
Hi, this is my first post, but I need some advice: I'm on day 5 of quitting smoking, using a nicotine patch...More
Posted by HJS28
Time to prepare for New Year Quitting
Are you planning to quit at the New Year? This is one of the most popular times to make a serious...More

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When are you planning to quit?
  • Before January 1, 2012
  • On January 1, 2012
  • In January, 2012, but not on Jan 1.
  • I havnt decided yet.
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Chronic Pain, Insomnia, Chest Pain & Nervousness f...
Around early to mid December, I began a tapering process from a pack to a pack and a half a day down to 5...More
Posted by pherring12
quit smoking..
yes finally quit smoking..I've been smoked free for the past 5 months already.
Posted by An_242157
I'm kinda biased :-)
Well guys as far as smoking goes I have to declare a personal interest here...I used to be a heavy smoker...More
Posted by ecigdomaincom
tobacco contents
What are the ingredients in "Mr. Cheap Guy" tobacco?
Posted by Antstaxi

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