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  • Cole35
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    Monsters

    Posted in Quit experiences 18 Feb 2019
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    Just was sitting on the couch and went to grab my smokes cause that’s normally where they would be but hey not there left me with one of those omg I need a smoke feelings so I felt a bit of anxiety kicking in decided to stop take a few deep breaths told myself if u want a cigarette have a cigarette and shut up 🤐 but then thought hey no I don’t negotiate with the nicotine terrorist and within a f...

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  • Cole35
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    YAY FREEDOM

    Posted in Quit experiences 17 Feb 2019
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    So i am actually really happy today as ive finally relised what i was doing wrong every other time i tried to end my addiction, i am happy to say i am a non smoker time is not important can i have a smoke if i want of course i can noone is stopping me but i dont want to. The Panic and Fear that was there is gone because i understand why it was there to begin with and guess what its really easy to...

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  • Cole35
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    Gross

    Posted in Quit experiences 13 Feb 2019
    7 Comments

    So week 3 Champix I’ve noticed I’ve cut down the number of smokes. Today I had a smoke and I almost puked 🤢 wasn’t a great feeling least to say only had a couple drags and put it out. My question what do I do to take my mind and keeps my hands busy instead of having a smoke? I have found lollipops work sometimes but need more ideas struggling mentally at the moment to let them go completely with...

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  • Cole35
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    Struggling mentally

    Posted in Getting started 11 Feb 2019
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    Struggling today being day 13 of my Champix journey I am finding it’s helping me not feel like one and they taste like crap but struggling with my quit date being 14th feb as to letting them go completely I feel like I’m loosing something stupid I know it’s mentally a boxing match going on inside my head and anxiety is kicking in now 😣

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  • Cole35
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    Not giving up

    Posted in Getting started 8 Feb 2019
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    So after 35 years and thousands of dollars wasted I’ve decided to say goodbye to my old friends who control my life. I’m on day 11 of Champix and I can say that’s it helped my mind stay level I get a bit of of upset stomach if I have it on an empty stomach but that’s bout it and feeling tired. I feel I’m stuck in the mental thinking of needing a smoke so haven’t given them away yet but also not g...

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