You CAN
quit smoking
Real Stories
Robert "I started using the gum. That worked for me."
Margaret "I’m tougher than cigarettes. "
Kathleen "The money I saved by quitting smoking put me in the driver’s seat... of my brand new motorcycle."
Frank "If you have a plan, that is what is important. "
Jessica "I was a follower, now I am a leader."
Joanne "I am healthier now that I have quit. "
Ed "Believe that you can do it."
Representative Cory Atkins "Since quitting, my life is better in 1,000 ways."
Representative Brian Ashe "It was one of the best things I did for myself."

Ed

Ed's story
"Believe that you can do it."
Hometown: Uxbridge
Year quit: 2003
Ed started smoking when he was 12 years old and smoked for 18 years. By the time he was a young adult, he was a pack a day smoker. He made a quit attempt six years ago but started smoking again. This time he wanted to spend more time with his grandson. he cleaned out his car of all the cigarette butts and his house of ashtrays. Ed feels much healthier, doesn't have a cough anymore and spends the money he is saving on new guitars.
1-800-QUIT-NOW
free booklet
Learn about the Impact Tobacco has on your Community
City/Town
Terms of Use     Privacy Policy     Accessibility     Site Map    
©2006 - 2014 Massachusetts Tobacco Cessation and Prevention Program. All rights reserved.