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One Year After MGM Opening, Efforts To Address Problem Gambling Underway - Connecticut Public Radio

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-09-04 01:00
One Year After MGM Opening, Efforts To Address Problem Gambling Underway  Connecticut Public Radio

The 2011 casino law in Massachusetts required the state to help address problem gambling. About a year after MGM Springfield opened, health leaders say ...

Land-based gambling in Japan - Lexology

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2019-09-03 10:35
Land-based gambling in Japan  Lexology

An overview of the law and regulations governing land-based gambling in Japan, including licensing requirements, location restrictions, responsible gambling ...

5 Film Stars with Gambling Problems - CelebMix

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2019-09-03 06:35
5 Film Stars with Gambling Problems  CelebMix

To some people, it may come as a huge shock, but to others, the fact that some huge films stars have massive gambling addictions or have previously had ...

Heads of UK gambling firms pass on being interrogated by politicians - CalvinAyre.com

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2019-09-03 03:34
Heads of UK gambling firms pass on being interrogated by politicians  CalvinAyre.com

The supposed meeting of three largest gambling companies in U.K. with Ministers of Parliament (MP) were cancelled in almost unison manner.

Owning Mahowny; A classic gambling film that deserves a remake in 2019 - scallywagandvagabond

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2019-09-03 01:00
Owning Mahowny; A classic gambling film that deserves a remake in 2019  scallywagandvagabond

Gambling addiction revisited: How the proliferation of online betting has led to punters losing their life savings in hours & minutes from home.

First blacklist of foreign gambling websites published - SWI swissinfo.ch - swissinfo.ch

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2019-09-03 01:00
First blacklist of foreign gambling websites published - SWI swissinfo.ch  swissinfo.ch

The Swiss Lottery and Betting Board has published its first blacklist of foreign gambling websites following a change to the law on online ...

Smartphone addiction: ‘They are weapons of mass distraction’ - The Irish Times

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2019-09-02 23:01
Smartphone addiction: ‘They are weapons of mass distraction’  The Irish Times

People's dependence on their devices can contribute to range of more serious problems.

Betting firm bosses pull out of grilling by MPs - The Guardian

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2019-09-02 09:31
Betting firm bosses pull out of grilling by MPs  The Guardian

Withdrawal of GVC, William Hill and Flutter CEOs from meeting on dangers of online betting branded 'outrageous'

One Year After MGM Opening, Efforts To Address Problem Gambling Underway - New England Public Radio

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2019-09-02 01:00
One Year After MGM Opening, Efforts To Address Problem Gambling Underway  New England Public Radio

The 2011 casino law in Massachusetts required the state to help address problem gambling. About a year after MGM Springfield opened, health leaders say.

Survey: Social media harming young people's mental health - Charity Digital News

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2019-09-02 01:00
Survey: Social media harming young people's mental health  Charity Digital News

More than a quarter of young people are worried that spending too much time online on social media networks is harming their mental health, a charity survey ...

Ronald's Gambling Addiction on 90 Day Fiancé Update - Heavy.com

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2019-09-02 01:00
Ronald's Gambling Addiction on 90 Day Fiancé Update  Heavy.com

Ronald Smith, star of the hit reality series 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way and husband to fellow 90 Day star Tiffany Franco, has been battling a gambling ...

Regulator approves self-exclusion system for problem gamblers - The Guardian

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2019-09-01 09:43
Regulator approves self-exclusion system for problem gamblers  The Guardian

A system that allows problem gamblers to block themselves from all UK betting websites in one go has finally been approved by the industry regulator, ...

Adam Sandler Sparkles in the Safdie Brothers’ Uncut Gems - Vanity Fair

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2019-09-01 07:01
Adam Sandler Sparkles in the Safdie Brothers’ Uncut Gems  Vanity Fair

There's a karmic power to the titular stones of Uncut Gems, Josh and Benny Safdie's startling whirligig of a character study. And the movie knows it. Why else ...

Strategies for overcoming a spouse's bad investment decisions - Los Angeles Times

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2019-09-01 04:00
Strategies for overcoming a spouse's bad investment decisions  Los Angeles Times

Dear Liz: I tell people we lost a huge chunk of money in the Great Recession, but it wasn't the downturn that did us in. My husband made some incredibly poor ...

Gambling addiction counselors await the fallout of Illinois’ casino expansion - Chicago Sun-Times

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2019-09-01 01:00
Gambling addiction counselors await the fallout of Illinois’ casino expansion  Chicago Sun-Times

As the number of gaming positions in the state is poised to double, addiction treatment centers await the fallout for problem gamblers.

GAA players' body wants ban on gambling adverts during TV broadcasts - Sunday Business Post

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2019-08-31 18:00
GAA players' body wants ban on gambling adverts during TV broadcasts  Sunday Business Post

Gambling promotion during live sports is under increasing scrutiny, due to concerns over the level of addiction and youth betting, driven mainly online.

Samaritans charity links with Paddy Power Betfair "extremely disappointing", say critics - Yahoo Lifestyle

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2019-08-31 07:11
Samaritans charity links with Paddy Power Betfair "extremely disappointing", say critics  Yahoo Lifestyle

Relatives of people who have taken their lives because of gambling addictions say they are "extremely disappointed" with the charity for working with the firm.

Samaritans charity links with Paddy Power Betfair "extremely disappointing", say critics - Yahoo Lifestyle

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2019-08-31 07:11
Samaritans charity links with Paddy Power Betfair "extremely disappointing", say critics  Yahoo Lifestyle

Relatives of people who have taken their lives because of gambling addictions say they are "extremely disappointed" with the charity for working with the firm.