Welcome to the iCanQuit community this is your opportunity to share with your fellow community members any tips, stories or advice you may have around quitting smoking or staying quit.
Since i quit smoking 5 months ago, i have had dreadful heartburn and a bitter taste in my mouth. Has anyone else had the the thing, and if so how long does it last for
The power of the mind. I always try to remember, the biggest “Battles” I will ever face take place inside my own head. Victory in our world of nicotine is a state of mind, we can reclaim the power nicotine hold over us if we stay strong mentally.
800 days and counting. Feels great: 1) no more morning cough, 2) no more stink, 3) no paranoia of running out of cigarettes 4) no more wasting money on something that was slowly killing me.
Smoking was my personal prison and I am out and finally free.
Good luck to everyone in your own journey to freedom.
I went shopping today, i bought a whole winter outfit for less than i spent on 1 weeks supply of of smokes. Cant believe how much money i wasted over the years of smoking.
Today is my 1,000th day quit anniversary! It has been a wild ride: In the past 1,000 days, I have faced the following:
- Diagnosed with a major autoimmune disease
- Had my truck break down three times
- Suffered a major loss in my faith community - a loss so detrimental that I was displaced and had to start all over again in a new community.
- Was almost homeless
- Twice denied disabilit...
I mostly had sucsess in giving up smoking but found not after long i was addicted in my case to the nicotine gum my mum knows now i have a habbit of chewing the gum and some family members have even commented saying just how addictive it can be. But i guess in the long run it's still better than inhaling the something like 4,000 toxic chemicals. I guess in the last 2 years since i quit i still mi...
Let's start the season with a big bonfire. Please calculate and let us know how many cigarettes you have spared your lungs from and are thankful that you can throw on our bonfire this weekend.
Thank you all for your kind comments. I would love to continue supporting others on this site, but by not allowing me and others to comment on stories, I am unable to participate which I find very disappointing. But I guess the powers that be think they have improved the site regardless of what we think. Thanks again....stay strong and focused xx
Hi Everyone, I can’t post from my iPad anymore so I guess you won’t be hearing from me again.
I do not have a mobile phone so that is not an option. Since they changed the format I find it more difficult to navigate. I think they call it progress or improvement...lol
I wish you all a happy and successful journey....take care xx
Having problems responding to comments on my site, have anyone had problems when pressing the Post Button.
Join now and Share your story it’s free!