Regaining Control: Quit Tips
Recognize your routine: You probably have patterns for when you smoke. Same people, same times, same places — find your routine, and mix it up. |page|
Avoid certain situations: Watch out for social situations that could lead you to smoke. Be honest with friends about trying to quit. |page|
Get help: Share your plan to quit and allow others to help and encourage you.|page|
Use your phone: Try QuitStart, a free app that gives you tools and tips to help you quit smoking.
Smoking Can Make Stress Worse
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Want to quit smoking? Use your phone! Download the QuitSTART app.
It helps you:
-Get real advice that actually helps you quit
-Play games and complete challenges to distract you from cravings
-Get back on track if you slip and smoke
-Manage cravings and bad moods in healthy ways
-Keep your favorite tips and tools in your Quit Kit
-Check your progress and earn badges for staying smoke-free
-Track and get support for cigarette cravings and slips by times of day and location
No matter who you are, if you are looking to stop using tobacco, Quitlines can help.
Toll-free telephone number: 1-800-QUIT-NOW
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Quitlines are staffed by counselors trained to help you take control. These counselors, who are much like coaches, provide you with lots of helpful information, advice, and support.
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