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remember the elephant never forget - once you can go one (1) week without a smoke it all becomes easier - an better! i reached my eleventh year without a smoke some months ago but ima wary about being over-confident - i had a close friend who slipped up 12 years into his nonsmoking effort - so sad - but he can give up again there's no such thing as never!!!!!
Hey everyone, I haven't been on in a while and thought I should check in. I am a few days away from the 90 day mark and I am holding strong. I honestly don't think about smoking unless I am having a drink and even then, it isn't a craving for one, its just a thought like, "I used to smoke when I drank." I continue to chew pur gum and haven't used NRT since my first two weeks of quitting. I feel a...
Day 15 N.O.P.E. O.D.A.A.T.
Day 108. $6000 saved. shopping has become my best friend lol down to 1/2 7mg patch every 48hrs. probably could go without it now, but i dont feel 100% comfortable just yet.
I think perseverance is the key word I would like to share. This means that although I get smoking thoughts I still use basic skills. I use skills like the four D's. When I need a break I sip water, I deep breathe, I delay, I do something else. I imagine what the smell of smoke on my face would do to me. It would make me nauseous. A smoke after all this time would make me dry reach or vomit. It w...
So here I am on Day 51 and doing very well! Most days, it is now an afterthought that I smoked. I can go thru an entire day and not even think about it....until I jump on this site. So I have been trying to figure this out for several weeks now so I’ve been really quiet. It seems like every time I jump on to check the stats and stories is when it starts to bug me. And it’s not...
Howdy ICQ World. I just past a month nic-free. I can honestly say that I actually have 2/3 hours a day that I am not thinking about a craving. Thanks to the folks supporting this site. It keeps me reading, believing, and sharing.
ODAAT (One Day at a time!)
Hey all, really quick one guys. Just touching base to say on track and loving life. I am sick with flu at the moment but have decided to take leave tomorrow to give myself a break and rest. My freedom is great
I was diagnosed of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) in 2012 at the age of 63. I had been a heavy smoker, my symptoms started out with dry cough and shortness of breath, i ended up in the hospital, on a ventilator. I should have known it was coming, but like most smokers, thought it would never happen to me. My COPD got significantly worse and unbearable because of my difficulty catchi...
Hi guys..im back am happy now because im already got 142 days staying quit..every morning i woke-up and before i sleep i drink apple cider vinegar with water.that is my secret staying quit. hehehe.
If you want to quit you can do it!!. always remember this word QUIT..QUIT..QUIT..QUIT where-ever you are and don't buy a cigarette anymore!
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