Ida "I made a plan this time."
Robin "I couldn’t walk 2 feet without being out of breath."
Steve "I went to a cessation class. Peer group support was my success."
Mary "The cigarettes aren’t controlling me anymore. "
Liz "With a good support system, if you fail, they will help you get up again."
Ronaldo "Don’t wait until it’s too late to quit."
Michael "Don't give up giving up cigarettes."
Frank "If you have a plan, that is what is important. "
Jessica "I was a follower, now I am a leader."
"I couldn’t walk 2 feet without being out of breath."
Hometown: Fall River
Year quit: 2009
Robin smoked for 43 years and was smoking 3 packs a day before she quit. She quit because she couldn’t breathe and wanted to be healthier for her granddaughter. Her doctor prescribed a quit-smoking medicine to help. She says every little bit helps and positive support makes all the difference. Robin shared her story about why she quit to help motivate others to try to stop and to Make Smoking History.