Success Tips —Great Ideas from People Who Have Quit

Cynthia G. | Toronto, Ontario, CA


I used champix to quit,you have to get it from your Doctor.its amazing.i smoked for 30 yrs and its like a different world when you quit smoking.everything smells better and tastes better.And you can…Continue Reading »

Ellen F. | Saugus, MA, USA


Chewing tons and tons of gum!  And thinking about my son and wanting to be alive to see him grow up—since both my parents have died of lung cancer.

Teresa C. | Reidsville, NC, USA


Stay busy and you will forget all about Smoking, 9 times out of 10 smoking is more of a habit than a true additction.

Another tip is to get something like a plastic little tube that actually looks…Continue Reading »

Rebecca K. | Morphettville, South Australia, AUS


Keep your mind occupied. You can only think of one thing at a time, so if you find yourself thinking of a smoke, for gods sake do something to get your mind off of it! Watch a good movie. Think of a…Continue Reading »

Mark S. | Joplin, Missouri, USA


keep your butts in a jar of water

Anita F. | Victoria, British Columbia, CA


Not One Puff, Ever (N.O.P.E.). The mind is a tricky thing. It will tell you that one cigarette won’t hurt. And it’s hard to argue with that logic, especially when you’re in the…Continue Reading »

Cynthia W. | Corpus Christi, TX, USA


I recently had to try and stop smoking while recovering from surgery on my nose. I found eating licorice helpful, all flavors, and also hard candy with sugar. The nicorette gum works only…Continue Reading »

Alexandra P. | West Bloomfield, Michigan, USA


When I first quit what I would do when I had a craving was tell myself ‘I just had a cigarette! Why am I freaking out? I just smoked, calm down’, and that helped to psychologically phase myself into…Continue Reading »

Pamela D. | Bradenton, FL, USA


When I was 18, my boyfriend said he couldn’t be with me unless I quit smoking, I prayed and the next I didn’t have any cravings at all

Nicole D. | North Kingston, Rhode Island, USA


Chewing gum, and having people remind you when they see you reach for a cigarette…the reasons why you’re quitting.