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Discussion in 'General Vaping Discussion' started by Saintscruiser1, Sep 22, 2018.

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  1. Saintscruiser1

    Saintscruiser1 Moved On

    Sep 22, 2018
    It has been awhile since I last posted, but for all of you new vapors, let me say your efforts are worth it! Thanks to the encouragement and backing of this board, I was able to put cigarettes down in 3 days after smoking for 42 years. After my mom died of lung cancer, which I thought would be THE thing to help me, it didn't. I got out of control. I was smoking up to 2 1/2 packs a day, sometimes cutting the filter in half for a stronger hit. It was a miracle that I didn't burn the house down. I didn't expect to quit, but I did. It wasn't always easy as it still looked good on television. My ex gave me a phrase to use....."I chose NOT to smoke." It was my choice. I didn't throw out my 2 cartons of cigarettes immediately. My doctor was elated. I vape in the waiting room, and also the exam room. I don't use a heavy duty system. But, my doctor said that nicotine is like caffeine. The problem with cigarettes is the tar and 4,000 carcinogens! I started out with 26 mg's of nicotine and am now down to 6. My goal is 0 and I will continue to use my vape system. I use a Kanger Evod system. If I lose one, I am not out so much money. If I do it, you can do it. I only got it to help me cut my cigarette consumption and I wound up quitting!:thumbs:
     
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  2. r77r7r

    r77r7r ECF Guru ECF Veteran

    Feb 15, 2011
    Pa,LandOfTaxes
    Congrats!
     
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  3. Fredman1

    Fredman1 Ultra Member ECF Veteran

    Mar 27, 2017
    New Zealand
    Congratulations. Very well done :thumbs:
     
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  4. bnrkwest

    bnrkwest Vaping Master Verified Member ECF Veteran

    Sep 6, 2011
    Somewhere out there
    Good job! Congrats!!
     
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  5. DaveP

    DaveP PV Master & Musician ECF Veteran

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    May 22, 2010
    Central GA
    @Saintscruiser1 , congratulations! I started vaping in 2010 and cut down from 2 PAD to about 6 cigs a day the first week I vaped. About 9 months later I decided to quit. Those last few were easy. I just didn't buy a pack and never felt the urge to pick up another one. It's been almost 9 years now and I don't even think about smoking as long as my vape works. I've never tried quitting vaping (and don't want to) but I dropped from 24mg juice to 3mg a few years ago.

    Vaping works!
     
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  6. stols001

    stols001 Mistress of the Dark Nicotinic Arts Verified Member ECF Veteran

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    May 30, 2017
    Tucson, AZ
    Congrats times a billion and welcome to ECF. I'm sorry about your mom. I was pretty sure I was going to be that mom someday.

    Anna
     
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  7. Letitia

    Letitia Citrus Junkie ECF Veteran

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    Apr 2, 2017
    West Frankfort, IL
    Congratulations!
     
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  8. MJCSD

    MJCSD Ultra Member ECF Veteran

    May 7, 2014
    usa
    Congratulations
     
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  9. Storm52

    Storm52 Ultra Member Verified Member ECF Veteran

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    Jan 27, 2014
    Shreveport, LA
    Congratulations! I started with kanger evod. Still have a few somewhere in the vape box.
     
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  10. rosesense

    rosesense ECF Guru Verified Member ECF Veteran

    Jan 1, 2010
    South GA
    Congrats and I still use Evods at times. Great for out and about.
     
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