Why do you want to stop smoking may sound like a stupid question but if you want to increase your chances you need to answer it. Knowing how smoking affects your health, your finances, your family, and society as a whole can provide you with the ammunition you need to stop smoking for good.
Decide that you will quit and promise yourself you will follow through. Yes, you will likely have mixed feelings and even the thought of quitting may make you feel anxious. You may feel like you are giving up your security blanket but so many 5 year olds have done that you can definitely give up yours.
Here are a few reasons you should stop smoking:
- You will save money
- You will feel better
- You will look better
- People will find you more attractive
- You will be considered smarter
- Your body will begin to heal
- You will cough less and breath easier
- You won’t stink
- And the list can go on and on…
Your body gets a lot more than nicotine when you smoke. There are more than 4,000 chemicals and some are found in rat poison, nail polish remover and DDT. Think of the damage you are doing to you and those around you. Why do you want to stop smoking? #1 Reason – because it is killing you!