10 days!

Today ( the 14 th) is my 10th day smoke free! COLD TURKEY. Never thought I'd last this long. I know I can do it this time. Still having alot of breathing problems, especially in the afternoon/evening. But ribs don't hurt quite as bad when I have a coughing fit now. Hoping every day gets better. If u are struggling like me just to make it one more day let me be your cheerleader. We CAN do THIS!!! HAVE A GREAT DAY EVERYONE,!

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  • thats awesome cyndi :) :) Loving your attitude....keep that up and you are going to do just fine and dandy :) :)


  • nope nope nope! NOT ONE PUFF EVER! Thanks for the encouraging words. It's hard when those around u complain about the coughing and say they'd wish I just smoke a cig and forget quitting if its gonna make me cough like I do. But I'm determined to get through this bad stage and live a healthier life with the ability to take a deep breath! Have a wonderful day!

  • its all just short term :) :) you are doing brilliantly and use that negativity from others to fuel you to succeed :D :D

  • Hi Cindi - Well Done on your 14 days quit :) :)

    I know it is bad enough having to fight the withdrawal symptoms without having

    to deal with the negative comments from family etc, which is why this site is so important to those trying to quit and stay quit. The understanding and support found here far outweighs the negative stuff. :) :)

  • Hi ya Cindi, your 10th day quit now then :) Whoooooopy Dhoooooo :D :D a massive great big well done to you :) and I too, am loving your attitude :) :)

    I think you have got through the hardest bit now, but please dont let your guard down, cos that flippin mr nic can strike at any time :o

    Take care :)

  • luv that songπŸ‘πŸΌπŸ˜Šx

  • Thanks for that mister monky.... I completely forgot I was in that video......πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ‘™πŸ‘™πŸ‘™πŸ‘™

  • Woo hoo Cyndi, 10 days cold turkey quit is totally terrific and you will feel the benefits of your quit, a healthier youπŸ‘πŸΌπŸ˜Š stay determined and yes you can do it, you are doing it right nowπŸ‘πŸΌπŸ˜Šx

  • I feel better and better every day. Still have several episodes of shortness of breath like asthma attacks each day but getting fewer and less severe. I've even lost 5 pounds lol. Thanks for all the support!

  • Cyndi, you just keep going as you are :) cos your going great guns gal :) :)

    You lost 5 pounds tooooo :) hmmm, most of us put flippin 5 pounds on gal :o :D :D soooo, you will have to let us onto your secret :)

    Have a lovely evening :)

  • My only secret is I cut out sweets (except jello lol) cause sweets made me want a cig after to cut the sweet taste in my mouth and I've been walking because it has helped my cough be more productive and helped me to breathe deeper. I thought I'd gain weight too. That's one excuse I always used for not quitting cause I'm already a big girl lol

  • Yep but curves look good on us girls Cyndi πŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒ

  • Thank you Cyndi :) and its great to hear you've been walking :) cos any form of exercise, helps our bodies to clean them selves out :) :)

  • You cough to your hearts content Cyndi and take no notice of those negative people.... your do just ng fantastically well so keep it up πŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒ

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