Mother - Mrs. Bidwell
At what age did you start smoking, and how did it happen?
I started smoking at the age of 16 in boarding school. At 8:30, only smokers could go out for half an hour. So, because of this idiotic rule, I developped a very bad habit. I bought my cigarettes at the local bar or also bummed from my friends.
Did you know back then the consequences of cigarettes?
Absolutely, but you always think that you have control over these sorts of things.
Do you now know the consequences of cigarettes for you and
people around you?
Yes I do, but does this only happen to others!!??
Do you remember the day you realized you were addicted?
How much do you smoke per day? At what period of the day do
you smoke the most?
Three to four cigarettes a day. During the end of the day is when I smoke more.
Did you experience any weight gain or any other physical and
Did you hear about any interesting myths or facts?
Do you have a reason for smoking?
Mostly because of the stress and for social reasons.
Do you regret smoking, and do you want to stop?
Yes and I have already quit twice for many months.
Have you smoked anything besides cigarettes?
What do you think everytime you light a cigarette? Do you think
No, I dont always think about stopping.
Have you ever tried to quit? If so, what methods have you used?
If you have kids, do you think smoking will influence them?
Maybe... But I hope not...
Do you have certain difficulties in life such as taking the
plane or going to the movie theater?
How much do you think you spend on cigarettes every year?
Do you try to prevent others from smoking?
What advice would you give teens in regards to tobacco?