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QUITTING facts


Fact:
Women over 35 who smoke and use "the pill" (oral contraceptives) are in a high-risk group for heart attack, stroke, and blood clots of the legs.

Source:  American Cancer Society. (1999) Quitting Smoking. Atlanta, GA.


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Quitting reduces your risk of lung cancer by 30-50% after 10 years of abstinence. The longer you stay quit, the lower the risk.
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photoRecognise negative self-talk, respect yourself enough to believe you can achieve, understand that there will come a day where you won't even think about quitting, let alone smoking.
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