How much weight will I gain if I quit smoking?

Answer The Mayo Clinic indicates that weight gain usually occurs in the first few months after quitting smoking. On average, a person usually gains about 10 lbs. when he quits smoking, according to the We... Read More »

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I quit smoking 11 days ago --- when should I expect weight gain?

Congratulations!! It seems to creep up on you.I was looking at pictures of myself last year Before I quit and it seems I have put on at least 20 pounds since quitting ( I refuse to get on a scale.... Read More »

Why do you always gain weight after you stop smoking?

You improve your health when you decide to stop smoking, reducing risks of heart and lung disease, circulation problems and cancer. However, weight gain after you stop smoking makes you apprehensiv... Read More »

How to Prevent Weight Gain when Quitting Smoking?

Many people gain weight when they quit smoking because nicotine, the active ingredient in tobacco, increases the metabolism. Metabolism refers to the way your body burns energy, so if you have a hi... Read More »

I want to quit smoking but Im afraid of gaining alot of weight-any suggestions?

The health benefits of smoking cessation (quitting) are immediate and substantial. Almost immediately, a person's circulation begins to improve and the level of carbon monoxide in the blood begins ... Read More »