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  • Maxie
    Hunter New England
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    3 months today

    Posted in Staying quit 19 May 2011
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    Today I am officially a non smoker for 3 months.  Yippee.  I have no desire to smoke, there is no way I'm going back to that.  I have saved $1170 in that time, money I would have wasted on cigarettes.  Pack of 25 a day for 29 years.  What a waste of my health and money.  I feel great now.  Have more energy, my skin is nicer, everything is better.  Instead o...

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  • Maxie
    Hunter New England
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    Cancer will make you quit

    Posted in Reasons to quit 7 Apr 2011
    3 Comments

    I tried numerous times to quit my 29 year, pack a day habit but it took my husband being diagnosed with stage 4 oral cancer for me to finally be able to quit.  Yes, he was a smoker and yes his smoking is what has caused the cancer.  He is 44 years old.  What a wake up call.  Quitting smoking is hard and I'm not denying that but having watched someone go through treatment ...

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