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#1 Maureen

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Posted 19 May 2017 - 03:35 PM

Holy cow, did I dodge a bullet. I'm clean. A few 1 mm nodules, very common. No cancer, etc. 

 

Whew. 38 years of smoking. I can't believe how lucky I am.

 

EFF YOU, CIGARETTES.


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#2 Lust4Life

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Posted 19 May 2017 - 03:37 PM

Great news!!!! Great motivation to KEEP THE QUIT!! Wonderful relief, feely!!
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Posted 19 May 2017 - 03:37 PM

Great news Feely!!!


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Posted 19 May 2017 - 03:41 PM

So happy for you!!


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Posted 19 May 2017 - 03:42 PM

Good to read this, Feely!!  I'm happy for you :)  


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Posted 19 May 2017 - 03:47 PM

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Posted 19 May 2017 - 03:47 PM

Great news Feely. Also a great incentive to keep the quit going.
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#8 Maureen

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Posted 19 May 2017 - 03:48 PM

Thanks a ton to all of you. When I went for the scan I actually cried a little. I was so scared. 

 

i have to do it again in a year - no big deal. I feel so lucky after all the years of abuse I put my body and lungs through.

 

And for what? 


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Posted 19 May 2017 - 03:54 PM

That's great news Feely!   :groupwave:


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Posted 19 May 2017 - 03:55 PM

Congrats Feely what a huge relief for you :) I have to wait another two years to have one :(


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Posted 19 May 2017 - 04:17 PM

Thanks a ton to all of you. When I went for the scan I actually cried a little. I was so scared. 

 

i have to do it again in a year - no big deal. I feel so lucky after all the years of abuse I put my body and lungs through.

 

And for what? 

 

Great news!  Look at you-- you've conquered cigarettes and ct scans all in a week.   Can't wait to see what you accomplish in week 2.   


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Posted 19 May 2017 - 04:23 PM

Feely - So happy for you and fantastic job facing the fear of the scan!
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Posted 19 May 2017 - 04:38 PM

Holy cow, did I dodge a bullet. I'm clean. A few 1 mm nodules, very common. No cancer, etc. 

 

Whew. 38 years of smoking. I can't believe how lucky I am.

 

EFF YOU, CIGARETTES.

SOOOOOOOOO Happy for you Feely!!!  What a relief that has to be!  Now you can continue on your journey of freedom and health without that lingering over you like the toxic smoke we used to inhale.  


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Posted 19 May 2017 - 06:32 PM

Holy co Feely - that is AWESOME!

Huge congrats to you sweet one.


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#15 Maureen

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Posted 19 May 2017 - 07:48 PM

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Posted 19 May 2017 - 07:58 PM

Great !  Happy for you Feely. A clear second chance to live a better life, a head start, AWESOME !.


 

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I quit because I just got tired of the life under a rock, dark and with not enough air to breathe waiting for the day to get crushed!

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Once you stop puffing or having Nicotine in any form, then and only then your symptoms will stop.

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Posted 19 May 2017 - 09:01 PM

Fabulous news Feely, so very happy for you x


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