It would have been six weeks tomorrow since I stubbed out that last cigarette. I was a smoker for twenty five years on twenty/thirty a day. After an awful year of having to change jobs, losing two close members of my family and suffering a serious episode of depression I decided it was time to start changing things in my life. The first of these steps was to kick the dreaded habit. I started with so much confidence and was so proud of myself. Around a week and a half ago the cravings became unbearable and I was constantly fighting the urge to smoke. Then last weekend there was a major family argument and that was it I so want to start my quit again but I am scared. I am scared of living the rest of my life longing for that cigarette. I was probably naive to think it would have got easier in time. Can anyone help me get back on the straight and narrow? Is it worth trying again so soon or should i leave it for a while? I have smoked for the past three days now and i am back up to about 10 a day. Is it possible to look at this as just a blip? Can I pick up where I left off on Saturday? Please help
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