You CAN
quit smoking
Real Stories
Corinne "Ask others how they quit and learn from their experience."
Ida "I made a plan this time."
Katrina "With the patch, I didn’t have to quit smoking alone."
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."
Michael "Don't give up giving up cigarettes."
Clare "My friends support made all the difference."
Dave "With help, I could quit on the first try. "
Bonnie "When I quit smoking, my daughter's ashma went away."

Mary

Mary's story
"The cigarettes aren’t controlling me anymore. "
Hometown: Dracut
Year quit: 2009
Mary had tried everything to quit... and tried a couple of them twice. She decided to try to quit again because of her grandchildren. What helped her quit for good was a local support group. She says “They give you suggestions. They don’t tell you what to do. It’s up to you to do.” Mary shared her story about how she quit to help motivate others to try to stop and to Make Smoking History.
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.