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QUITTING facts


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Ex-smokers have fewer health complaints, better self-reported health status, and reduced rates of bronchitis and pneumonia.

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


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Quitting reduces your risk of dying early by 50% within 5 years of quitting. After 15 years the risk is the same as if you had never smoked.
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jlomoglio says:

photoThe only way you can succeed at quitting is to really want to; you have to come to terms with it and commit yourself to it.
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