[This question is intended for smokers who have quit for at least one year.] When state and Federal governments raised taxes 43% on cigarettes in 2009, it was a major factor in my decision to quit. What about y... I was shocked to come across this finding 'Nicotine crosses the placental barrier easily, and there is evidence for accumulation of nicotine in fetal serum and amnionic fluid in slightly higher concentrations than in ... This poll is in response to anybody who worries about weight gain during smoking cessation whether they have quit smoking yet or are planning to. Anybody who quit for a Year or more can participate in the poll even if... Let me know what you believe and provide your most scientific opinions. I often refer to you beautiful quitters as Sexy Exers, I'm interested to know how y'all feel about it. Doesn't mean I'll change it! The Sexy is how beautiful it is that y'all stay around to help us "youngins" out.... Wondering the age groups on here that use/used juul? I’m asking the audience...when should I expect to look in the mirror and see my glowing, 20 year old-esque complexion staring back??? I mean, I’m just shy of the 30 day mark so I was just wondering What's your primary reason for your quit? Vanity? Cost? Health? Social??? Share your primary driving factor in this poll... and in thinking about it, we just called to mind 8 good reasons N... How do you primarily access the Ex community? The term "Cold Turkey" came about long before the drugs to help us quit, before patches, and nicotine gum, and other nicotine products. So does it still have meaning today? Dr. Hays just put out a blog It is time to stop putting Menthol in cigarettes about Menthol cigarettes and I was curious to get feedback from those currently active on the site. Hence this poll. ... I suck on Lifesavers like it's nobody's business-but am now paying the price...sugar on my teeth is no bueno. I have to switch things up pretty quick here- so what do you do instead-if anything? BTW- no, I do... lent ashwednesday I am really just playing around here with this poll feature. I want to see what is all about! I'm sure soon we will all migrate to one hang out spot. The term venting was a frequently used term on the site I quit on. Don't see too much of that HELLISHNESS here. :-) Ruckus. Hmmmmm. Not much of those going down. Has every quitter gone sane? Or is it just m... When someone posts here, we have the opportunity to ask them questions and draw them out. Do you feel this "anonymity" allows participants to more fully "get it" here? Where do you go looking for new material to comment on? Where do you look for people looking for advise and encouragement? I'd like to see what your choices are. Please take a moment to explain your choice of order, as it appears you can only vote for one. I will explain my choice of order after we get a good amount of responses. I got no replies, and according to the count I can see, very few views. Was just wondering if people saw it. The Ex Community has been acting odd on my end, so I thought I would just check. How important are rewards (badges and points) to your quit?