Stories and experiences by: Ginger123

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  • Ginger123
    Western NSW
    3
    Stories

    Update

    Posted in Quit experiences 5 Nov 2019
    2 Comments

    I am 59 days quit today. Every single blood test and scan is normal. I am grateful beyond belief and realise that smoking can cause many medical conditions to crop up not just cancer. I was lucky my “cure” was to quit. Keep going everyone. We all know in our heart of hearts it’s killing us. Be strong. We’re not losing anything and we are gaining everything 😁👍

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  • Ginger123
    Western NSW
    3
    Stories

    Over a month smoke free

    Posted in Staying quit 11 Oct 2019
    3 Comments

    I’be got over a month behind me and looking forward to staying smoke free. Anytime my mind wanders to considering having a smoke I think of a big red stop sign and it’s worked really well. I know it’s my mind that will take me back to smoking. My physical health has improved so much. Whiter teeth, more stamina at the gym, warm hands and feet are all big benefits so far. I’ve gained a bit of weigh...

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  • Ginger123
    Western NSW
    3
    Stories

    First day

    Posted in Getting started 7 Sep 2019
    4 Comments

    Hi everyone Today is my quit day. I am 50 years old and waiting on test results to see if I have Lymphoma. I am so mad at myself that I took up smoking again at 45 after 5 years smoke free. Whatever my results I know without a doubt that no treatment will be successful if I’m still smoking. I am feeling ok today ... I have a patch on today but I think I’m ready with or without it.

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