Debby "The patch worked for me."
Katrina "With the patch, I didn’t have to quit smoking alone."
Liz "With a good support system, if you fail, they will help you get up again."
Michael "Don't give up giving up cigarettes."
Bobbie "Focus on the positive; take it a day or even a minute at a time."
Joanne "I am healthier now that I have quit. "
Mike "Smoking had a big effect on my son. I didn't want to disappoint him."
Jim "A cigarette is not controlling my ability to do things."
Representative Cory Atkins "Since quitting, my life is better in 1,000 ways."
"With the patch, I didn’t have to quit smoking alone."
Year quit: 2007
Katrina was diagnosed with COPD and finally believed that smoking could end her life. She says it wasn’t enough to quit for the people who loved her; she had to quit for herself. Katrina shared her story about why she quit to help motivate others to try to stop and to Make Smoking History.