Corinne "Ask others how they quit and learn from their experience."
Mary "The cigarettes aren’t controlling me anymore. "
Michael "Don't give up giving up cigarettes."
Hillary "Quitting smoking is the best thing I did for myself."
Clare "My friends support made all the difference."
Heidi "Now that I have quit, I am healthier and I have lost weight. "
Jessica "I was a follower, now I am a leader."
Ed "Believe that you can do it."
George "My counselor Trish, from the Quitline is a big reason for my success"
"Don’t wait until it’s too late to quit."
Hometown: New York City
Year quit: 1992
Ronaldo got throat cancer at age 39 from smoking. He has a permanent tracheotomy, and now he sees the otolaryngologist every 12 weeks to make sure the cancer doesn’t come back. Ronaldo shared his story about quitting to help motivate others to try to stop and to Make Smoking History.