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Any tips to quit smoking?

My SO & I are both smokers, we usually share a pack that lasts us about 1 - 2 days. We have been slowly cutting back & tomorrow we plan on NOT smoking at all & calling it quits.
I have quit 2 times, the first time for my 1st pregnancy & the second time for my 2nd pregnancy. While I was pregnant I didn't even think about smoking at all ... but now I am back to it.
Any tips or advice on how to keep on with the quitting & not "craving" a cigarette? We have heard keep gum or little candies on hand, etc, but what has worked for you? btw, we do not want to use the patch or those smokless cigarettes, we want to be done for good! We're just not sure if will-power is enough!

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Asked by jjk45xox at 11:46 PM on Sep. 17, 2010 in Health

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Answers (4)
  • My friend quit by eating carrots and celery whenever she wanted one. Good luck!

    Answer by sherribeare at 2:38 AM on Sep. 18, 2010

  • Chew gum & eat HEALTHY foods. Maybe go for a long walk-keep your mind busy!

    Answer by NicolesMommy at 2:44 AM on Sep. 18, 2010


    Answer by LoVe4Free at 5:50 AM on Sep. 18, 2010

  • Thanks ladies ... lol, I'll let you know. So far, lots of coffee & we have a bowl of cauliflower & cheese set up on the table that we keep munching from

    Comment by jjk45xox (original poster) at 10:04 AM on Sep. 18, 2010

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