Success Tips —Great Ideas from People Who Have Quit

Bob K. | Renfrew, PA, USA


keep trying it took me 3 times before it became permanant i used the patch but the biggest thing is that YOU HAVE TO WANT TO !! the only thing i screw up is not having a work out plan before i quit…Continue Reading »

Anonymous | Leduc, Alberta, Canada


I have been smoking for 12 years and it has only been three days but the first day that I decided to quit was the day my husband came home and told me he quit. After that I said if he can do it so…Continue Reading »

Jennifer L. | Calgary, Alberta, CA


Don’t focus on “quitting smoking forever” - the whole process can seem really daunting that way. Celebrate the little victories; like smoke-free for an hour, then a day, then a week, etc. That way…Continue Reading »

Edward M. | Saint Augustine, FL, USA


I cut a drinking straw in half and suck threw it when I get the urge to smoke

Anonymous | Oakville, Ontario, Canada


I think that one of the best ways to get through the withdrawals is exercise. I joined our local Rec Centre and have been working out at least 3 evenings a week and found that it really helps to…Continue Reading »

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 »

Courtney T. | Sedalia, MO, USA


I have found that reading really helps because it keeps the mind and hands busy away from the thought of smoking. I have also found that starburst/gum also helps by keeping the mouth busy. And the…Continue Reading »

James T. | Wisconsin, USA


When I still smoked and I was sitting in the non-smoking section of a restaurant, I would take out a piece of gum and fold the wrapper up into a little doily which took about 7-8 minutes to make. My…Continue Reading »

Beckie H. | Klamath Falls, OR, USA


Who are we fooling…Im a 52 year old woman that has smoked since she was 9…its called WILL POWER and DETERMINATION!!!

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 »