When does it get easier

Discussion created by Sberry25 on Aug 25, 2019
Latest reply on Sep 10, 2019 by elvan

I'm wondering when the withdrawals stop or at least decrease in intensity.  I smoked for 30 years and quit 14 days ago. I was able to quit using Chantix. I have so many triggers and I am miserable thinking about smoking constantly.  Just wondering when it gets easier. On the bright side, I do feel physically better. The aches and heaviness in my lower legs has went away.  That's one of the reasons I decided to quit because I think my circulation in my legs was worsening and my lung function was also declining. I'm taking the stairs at work and my breathing has greatly improved in just 2 weeks! I try to remind myself of the benefits of not smoking but it really gets difficult sometimes.