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QUITTING facts


Fact:
Many smokers do gain some weight when they quit, however, the gain is usually less than 10 pounds.

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


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By 1996, there were an estimated 78 new daily smokers per 1000 new users, aged 12-17. This is a rate that surpasses those of all other age groups.
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photoRemember: Whether you smoke or not, craves will pass, like an itch you don't scratch. Don't fight the craves, experience them and realize what they really are - nothing special.
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