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Old 13th May 2005, 18:37   #1
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Default Help smoking Team-BHP members quit smoking

Quitting smoking is very easier as I have did it more than 100 times in my life




I had read a post inline with smoking (what brand do you smoke). Just thought to initiate this thread

HOW MANY TIME HAVE YOU ATTEMPTED TO QUIT SMOKING & What made you to smoke you again & your tips to others that needs to be followed to sucessfully quit smoking?
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Old 13th May 2005, 18:44   #2
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been there done that, never works if you work lol
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My best attempt to quit smoking was by not starting it in the firt place. Hehe

There's no better sollution.

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Old 13th May 2005, 20:57   #4
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i agree shantanu but what about those who have??
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i agree shantanu but what about those who have??
That's why i said "My Attempt". hehe

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Old 13th May 2005, 21:31   #6
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the best way is not to start smoking coz the habit once developed is very difficult to leave
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Hmmm.....somehow these smoking related threads always get hijacked by non-smokers.
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Haha. That means Ported head you smoke??
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Errrr.......yes I do.
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so PH do you want to quit smoking.. or you a chain smoker..
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Old 13th May 2005, 22:21   #11
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Am I a chain smoker? No.
Do I want to quit smoking? Currently, No. Later, maybe.
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i have quit smoking and it has been almost 50 days... in 5 years this has been the mother of all quits for me ..i used niccotine gums they helped me out a lot ...

trust me its soo much better without the smoking ...
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For anyone wanting to quit smoking, try and download this vid.



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Old 14th May 2005, 00:06   #14
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firstly i agree with shan2nu, once you start its very difficult to stop.just eat a lot when ever you want a cig go get something to eat and have a lot of gum.it worked for a friend of mine and he hasnt had one for tha last 6 months after smokin a pack a day for two years before that.

and ported_head you right.there are more non somkers in these smoking threads than smokers lol..


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Another smoking thread!!!lol.

Anyways,i have tried a couple of times in the past.70 days once,and i started again.
The second time was when i had jaundice.I quite for around a month.But picked up the ciggie thereafter.Although i do intend to quit later,but not so soon.

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