Most people try several times before they finally reap the benefits of quitting for good. Even those who have made it a day, a week, or a month — have made it.
Quitting smoking is a process. You can't turn off a switch and be done with it. So if you are among those not quite celebrating a complete success at one year, then celebrate your desire to quit and determination to keep at it. For some people, the second or third attempt at quitting is the one that works. The important thing is that you don't give up. Learn from your mistakes, take a harder look at your triggers and use more of the support and tools Nicorette offers. Make the adjustments that can help you stay a quitter. Choose a new quit date and then try again. The next time, you may be able to quit for good. You can succeed. You just haven't succeeded yet.