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Cold turkey.: As far as quitting without any nicotine replacement, the cold turkey method is great. But plan it ahead of time. Pick a quit date in advance, maybe a meaningful date like a birthday or holiday, and gather people who are aware of your attempt that you can call upon for moral support if you start to falter. Good luck!! Big fan of cold turkey (not the food). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Quitting smoking is the single most important decision smokers can make to improve their health. Preparing a quit-smoking plan and enlisting support from your doctor and your loved ones can greatly improve your chances of success. Your doctor can help you decide if over-the-counter or prescription medications can help. Pick a quit day a few weeks ahead and put it on your calendar. Plan how you're going deal with situations that make you want to smoke. Take advantage of support from family, friends, and co-workers, and consider joining a smoking cessation program so that you don't ...Read more
Something "free?": Very little in life is free. Certainly, whatever you are smoking (cigarettes, pipes, cigars) aren't free. Your motivation to stop smoking needs to include the motivation to pay a little now to save a lot of money in the future. Nicotine gum, lozenges, nasal sprays and inhalers are available, in addition to patches. There are also two medications - Zyban and Chantix- that can help a lot.Good luck ...Read more
Once a day: They should be put on a part of the body that will not get wet, or be effected by sweating. They can be put back with another kind of tape on top of them, as long as it makes good skin contact. They are changed daily. Depending how close you are to your next patch, you can just wait, or you can replace the patch. You can also use nicotine lozenges/gum etc. Until you put on your next patch. ...Read more
Yes: You might try a lower dose patch but if your heart is racing you are getting more nicotine than you were while smoking so you have too strong of a patch right now. You might also try using the gum instead (easier to control the dose & frequesncy) or talk to your md or dentist for a prescription med to try. Either way, congratulations on making a choice for better health! ...Read more
Here are some ideas:: 1. Allen Carr's Stop Smoking book - find it on Amazon. 2. Consider medications: like nicotine gum or patches available without prescription. 3. Talk to your doctor about prescription meds to help you (bupropion or Chantix). 4. Bribe yourself by setting up an award system with the money you save on cigarettes. 5. Don't give up. Sometimes it takes a few tries - worth it! LGromkoMD ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Cold turkey.: As far as quitting without any nicotine replacement, the cold turkey method is great. But plan it ahead of time. Pick a quit date in advance, maybe a meaningful date like a birthday or holiday, and gather people who are aware of your attempt that you can call upon for moral support if you start to falter. Good luck!! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Smoking any tobacco product is harmful to your baby, including "light" cigarettes, cigars (and marijuana). Like any addiction, quitting tobacco is difficult, especially if you are acting alone. Most smokers find it hard to break all the habits or ties they've built into their lives around smoking. Quitting smoking does reduce a number of ...Read more
More than 46 million, nearly 21% of adults in the United States, smoke, according to a 2010 report by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Smoking rates remained constant from 2005 - 2009. Smoking kills more than 5 million people a year worldwide, accounting for 1 out of ...Read more
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