Posted by: Mack | 2011-11-23

quit smoking

I have been smoking for 20 years and i am sick and tired of it but i just dont have the willpower to quit i dont know what to do i want to leave this rubish but it is impossible

Please help

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You've already taken the first important step: you really want to quit! And it's not impossible - thousands of smokers quit successfully every day, and you can too.

Relying purely on willpower though, is a very tough way to go about it, and you don't have to. Make use of all the tools at your disposal: ask your doctor whether one of the anti-smoking drugs, Zyban or Champix, might be suitable for you. You can also try Nicorette patches and gum. Consider signing on for a stop smoking programme like Kickbutt ( or Smokenders (

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