QUIT STORIES

Quitting is hard but worth it.
Take it from our mob who want
to have a yarn with you.

SHARON BLOW

“Just set a date and do it!”

My life has changed since quitting because: “I have more money, more time, my smell is better and my kids are happy.”

My advice to anyone thinking of smoking is: “DON’T DO IT! It’s disgusting!”

PROFILE:

Name: Sharon Blow

How long did you smoke for before you quit? 30+ years.

When did you quit? 7th July 2015.

What were the reasons for quitting? Cost and has been on my mind previously.

What plans have you made to stop yourself smoking again? My mind is made up, I will never smoke again.

What advice can you give to someone wanting to quit? Just set a date and do it!

LAUNA JENNINGS

“Keep trying. You have to do it for yourself”

My life has changed since quitting because: “I’m into fitness more
and I don’t smell. I have good oral health and my general health is better.”

My advice to anyone thinking of smoking is: “Just don’t.
Its more than just smoking, it leads to other things”.

PROFILE:

Name: Launa Jennings

How long did you smoke for before you quit? 25 years.

When did you quit? January 16th 2015

What was your reason for quitting? I wanted to be healthy and stress free.
You have to do it for yourself. If you can’t do it for yourself,
then you can’t help no-one else.

What plans have you made to stop yourself smoking again? I have changed my peer group pressure; my environment.

JODIE MAYNARD

“Don’t smoke. It kills.”

My life has changed since quitting because: “There is so much I have missed out on with sport. I’m feeling and smelling food, feeling so much more happy. My whole outlook on life is forward from now on”.”

My advice to anyone thinking of smoking is: “DON’T DO IT! Think before you do!”

PROFILE:

Name: Jody Maynard

How long did you smoke for before you quit?25 Years

When did you quit? 19 June 2015.

What were the reasons for quitting? For my kid and my health.

What plans have you made to stop yourself smoking again? Removing myself from smokes.

What advice can you give to someone wanting to quit? Don’t smoke. It kills.

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