Pirate FM News

Cornish Smokers Give up Giving Up

news_smoking.jpg

Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 11:40am 5th January 2012.

Half of Cornish smokers trying to quit, will cave by the end of this week.

That is according to research, which claims many just go cold turkey.

Almost one in ten admits getting so desperate they will take money from their children's piggy bank.

James from Penzance tried to kick the habit, but failed: "It is will power at the end of the day, so again I think it's a mental attitude that will get you through it, rather than, I don't think you necessarily need all the gum and patches. I think that if you're strong enough to do it, then you can.

"It's stressful and, sort of, caused problems at work, being angry and that sort of thing. And you need something to substitute it with and I didn't find that, but again, I do need to be a hundred per cent into it to do it."

Email Icon

Sign up for exclusive news, competitions and offers.
Proper Local News updates from Pirate FM

Suggested articles

Thousands of Cornish patients wait weeks to see GP

Cornwall News: Check how else to get treatment in the Duchy

VIDEO: Cliff collapse on the Cornish coast

Cornwall News: A massive chunk fell into the sea close to Bude

Pirate Extra Pirate 70s Escape LoveCornwall