Success Tips —Great Ideas from People Who Have Quit

Mark | Parma, Ohio, United States


My name is Mark. I am 19 years of age. I started smoking when I was almost 16 becasue I was bored, and had nothing better to do. I knew it wasn’t good for me, but was curious.. and had time to…Continue Reading »

Rebecca G. | Nuevo, California, USA


I would just keep myself busy with my friends kids or everytime I wanted a cigarette I would eat something healthy like fruit

Allison E. | Murrayville, GA, USA


If i want a cigarette, I make myself do 100 jumping jacks. I really don’t want one after that!

Melinda K. | Okeechobee, Florida, USA


Make sure you have chewing gum,hard candies or something else to chew on after a meal which is the hardest time for me to not smoke. The act of smoking is stronger for me than the desire for nicotine.

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 »

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 »

Lynne L. | Brisbane, QLD, AUS


get hypnosis

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 »

Carol S. | Reno, NV, USA


Don’t buy them!  When you buy them, you have them and smoke them!

Cindy S. | Winchester, VA, USA


when i started smoking, my breather smelled horrible, and , and i started chewing gum,  alot also using breathe spray too.. my clothes was smelling like smoke.. and so i decided to stop smoking for…Continue Reading »