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  • How do you handle being with smokers?
    Joel, Thanks for another great reply. I completely agree with you. I personally can not stand the smell of smoke. It drives me crazy. I believe that the education I have received on this site (and other sites) has helped set my perspective, but to be completely honest with you I just can not stand i...
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    October 10th, 2000, 7:56 am
  • How do you handle being with smokers?
    Joel, Thanks for another great reply. I completely agree with you. I personally can not stand the smell of smoke. It drives me crazy. I believe that the education I have received on this site (and other sites) has helped set my perspective, but to be completely honest with you I just can not stand i...
    by Ryan(Gold) Posted in Prevent Relapse
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    July 30th, 2008, 10:09 pm
  • How do you handle being with smokers?
    Joel, Thanks for another great reply. I completely agree with you. I personally can not stand the smell of smoke. It drives me crazy. I believe that the education I have received on this site (and other sites) has helped set my perspective, but to be completely honest with you I just can not stand i...
    by Ryan(Gold) Posted in Relapse Prevention
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    April 25th, 2008, 3:30 am
  • So I'm Sitting Here Thinkin'
    Hello Magus, Very nice post! I know completely where you are coming from as far as the hospital. My Grandmother went through the same thing but she wasn't as lucky. Her conditions worsened and she passed away. She struggled her last 3 years of her life with emphysema. After seeing what happend my Gr...
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  • So I'm Sitting Here Thinkin'
    Hello Magus, Very nice post! I know completely where you are coming from as far as the hospital. My Grandmother went through the same thing but she wasn't as lucky. Her conditions worsened and she passed away. She struggled her last 3 years of her life with emphysema. After seeing what happend my Gr...
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    April 29th, 2002, 5:05 pm
  • So I'm Sitting Here Thinkin'
    Hello Magus, Very nice post! I know completely where you are coming from as far as the hospital. My Grandmother went through the same thing but she wasn't as lucky. Her conditions worsened and she passed away. She struggled her last 3 years of her life with emphysema. After seeing what happend my Gr...
    by Ryan(Gold) Posted in General
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    March 15th, 2008, 8:46 am
  • So I'm Sitting Here Thinkin'
    Hello Magus, Very nice post! I know completely where you are coming from as far as the hospital. My Grandmother went through the same thing but she wasn't as lucky. Her conditions worsened and she passed away. She struggled her last 3 years of her life with emphysema. After seeing what happend my Gr...
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    April 29th, 2002, 5:05 pm
  • So I'm Sitting Here Thinkin'
    Hello Magus, Very nice post! I know completely where you are coming from as far as the hospital. My Grandmother went through the same thing but she wasn't as lucky. Her conditions worsened and she passed away. She struggled her last 3 years of her life with emphysema. After seeing what happend my Gr...
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    April 29th, 2002, 5:05 pm
  • So I'm Sitting Here Thinkin'
    Hello Gormo, [/font] Long time no see. It has been a while since I have posted and I figured I better share my thoughts. First off I must say this is an awesome thread. This is probably one of the best threads I have came across with my almost 1 year of Freedom experience. I can tell there is a lot...
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    April 29th, 2002, 5:05 pm
  • So I'm Sitting Here Thinkin'
    Hello Gormo, [/font] Long time no see. It has been a while since I have posted and I figured I better share my thoughts. First off I must say this is an awesome thread. This is probably one of the best threads I have came across with my almost 1 year of Freedom experience. I can tell there is a lot...
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    April 29th, 2002, 5:05 pm
  • So I'm Sitting Here Thinkin'
    Hello Gormo, [/font] Long time no see. It has been a while since I have posted and I figured I better share my thoughts. First off I must say this is an awesome thread. This is probably one of the best threads I have came across with my almost 1 year of Freedom experience. I can tell there is a lot...
    by Ryan(Gold) Posted in General
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    March 15th, 2008, 8:46 am
  • So I'm Sitting Here Thinkin'
    Hello Gormo, [/font] Long time no see. It has been a while since I have posted and I figured I better share my thoughts. First off I must say this is an awesome thread. This is probably one of the best threads I have came across with my almost 1 year of Freedom experience. I can tell there is a lot...
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    April 29th, 2002, 5:05 pm
  • So I'm Sitting Here Thinkin'
    Hello Gormo, [/font] Long time no see. It has been a while since I have posted and I figured I better share my thoughts. First off I must say this is an awesome thread. This is probably one of the best threads I have came across with my almost 1 year of Freedom experience. I can tell there is a lot...
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    April 29th, 2002, 5:05 pm
  • The Palmolive Bottle Demonstration
    Hi Joel, I just wanted to take a second out of my lunch break to let you know how much I appreciate this article. This article was one of the ones that influenced me most. It is very hard to understand what changes your body goes through without seeing any pictorial evidence. This articles and the ...
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    November 20th, 2001, 3:27 am
  • The Palmolive Bottle Demonstration
    Hi Joel, I just wanted to take a second out of my lunch break to let you know how much I appreciate this article. This article was one of the ones that influenced me most. It is very hard to understand what changes your body goes through without seeing any pictorial evidence. This articles and the ...
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    November 20th, 2001, 3:27 am
  • The Palmolive Bottle Demonstration
    Hi Joel, I just wanted to take a second out of my lunch break to let you know how much I appreciate this article. This article was one of the ones that influenced me most. It is very hard to understand what changes your body goes through without seeing any pictorial evidence. This articles and the ...
    by Ryan(Gold) Posted in Reasons to Quit
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    November 20th, 2001, 3:27 am
  • The Palmolive Bottle Demonstration
    Hi Joel, I just wanted to take a second out of my lunch break to let you know how much I appreciate this article. This article was one of the ones that influenced me most. It is very hard to understand what changes your body goes through without seeing any pictorial evidence. This articles and the ...
    by Ryan(Gold) Posted in Dependency's Costs
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  • My Visit to the Lung Doctor
    Hi Diana , Just a quick note, I too AM in your shoes. I thought quitting smoking was more of an accomplishment then getting my BA in CS. It just goes to show all the newbies how much they will appreciate it once they quit. Not discouraging people to quit, but you don't know how much of a struggle i...
    by Ryan(Gold) Posted in
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    April 18th, 2002, 12:44 pm
  • My Visit to the Lung Doctor
    Hi Diana , Just a quick note, I too AM in your shoes. I thought quitting smoking was more of an accomplishment then getting my BA in CS. It just goes to show all the newbies how much they will appreciate it once they quit. Not discouraging people to quit, but you don't know how much of a struggle i...
    by Ryan(Gold) Posted in Symptoms
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    October 7th, 2007, 3:06 pm
  • My Visit to the Lung Doctor
    Hi Diana , Just a quick note, I too AM in your shoes. I thought quitting smoking was more of an accomplishment then getting my BA in CS. It just goes to show all the newbies how much they will appreciate it once they quit. Not discouraging people to quit, but you don't know how much of a struggle i...
    by Ryan(Gold) Posted in Questions
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  • My Visit to the Lung Doctor
    Hello GrumpyOMrsS, Thanks for sharing the wonderful story with us. It is funny, I was thinking the same thing when I quit. I'm a lot more healthier than I ever was when I started smoking and I too was wondering how my lungs are doing. I was told people do not have any feeling in their lungs so when ...
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    April 18th, 2002, 12:44 pm
  • My Visit to the Lung Doctor
    Hello GrumpyOMrsS, Thanks for sharing the wonderful story with us. It is funny, I was thinking the same thing when I quit. I'm a lot more healthier than I ever was when I started smoking and I too was wondering how my lungs are doing. I was told people do not have any feeling in their lungs so when ...
    by Ryan(Gold) Posted in Symptoms
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    Last post by RobinS614
    October 7th, 2007, 3:06 pm
  • My Visit to the Lung Doctor
    Hello GrumpyOMrsS, Thanks for sharing the wonderful story with us. It is funny, I was thinking the same thing when I quit. I'm a lot more healthier than I ever was when I started smoking and I too was wondering how my lungs are doing. I was told people do not have any feeling in their lungs so when ...
    by Ryan(Gold) Posted in Questions
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    April 2nd, 2013, 11:29 am
  • Welcome to Freedom and Day 1 of Your New Life!
    Just in case you are having trouble with Zeps link you can see the front of the card http://whyquit.com/freedom/FreedomFront1.html
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    August 28th, 2001, 5:17 am
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    Joel, Your warning message had me pondering for a sec. You are right!! Two negatives do equal a positive. Nice Visual. I have not smoked for Three months, one week, two days, 9 hours, 12 minutes and 42 seconds. 2027 cigarettes not smoked, saving $354.84. Life saved: 1 week, 55 minutes.
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    November 3rd, 2000, 5:46 am