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Our view: Regulate sports betting to minimize problems for people and sports - Press of Atlantic City

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-06-03 00:37

Press of Atlantic City

Our view: Regulate sports betting to minimize problems for people and sports
Press of Atlantic City
Legal betting on sports will expand gambling revenue for companies and the taxes on it for states. It will also increase the population of gamblers, which alone will add to the estimated 2 to 3 percent nationwide with a gambling addiction — and 6 ...
Battle begins to shape future of sports bettingThe Hill
Ready to wager? Head to Delaware, which becomes first new state to offer sports bettingUSA TODAY
Activist demands more action on prevention of gambling addictionEuropean Gaming Industry News (press release) (blog)
news.delaware.gov -Delaware Lottery
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Letter to the editor: Decision only fuels gambling addiction - Glens Falls Post-Star

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2018-06-02 22:05

Glens Falls Post-Star

Letter to the editor: Decision only fuels gambling addiction
Glens Falls Post-Star
Editor: Happy days are here for those who like to gamble on sports events. I keep saying our country needs young or old wise, smart people who love our country and the people in our country to head up our leadership to run our country. With that said ...

Regulate sports betting to minimize problems for people and sports - Press of Atlantic City

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2018-06-02 22:04

Daily Mail

Regulate sports betting to minimize problems for people and sports
Press of Atlantic City
Legal betting on sports will expand gambling revenue for companies and the taxes on it for states. It will also increase the population of gamblers, which alone will add to the estimated 2 to 3 percent nationwide with a gambling addiction — and 6 ...
Schoolboy, 13, blows £80000 gambling online after using his father's business credit cards to fund his addictionDaily Mail
Teenager, 13, lost £80000 gambling online after stealing dad's credit card to fund habitMirror.co.uk
Eamonn Sweeney: Betting on a sporting event doesn't make it 'matter more', it diminishes itCarthage Standard

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Maryland Ranks As 13th Most Gambling-Addicted State - CBS Baltimore

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2018-06-02 08:26

CBS Baltimore

Maryland Ranks As 13th Most Gambling-Addicted State
CBS Baltimore
But you might not know that Maryland ranked 13th in the country for most gambling-addicted state, according to the study. The state also is tied with four others in the country for the highest lottery sales per capita, the WalletHub study states. Read ...

Jim Nowlan: Don't count on more gambling to save Illinois - Kankakee Daily Journal

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2018-06-02 07:45

Jim Nowlan: Don't count on more gambling to save Illinois
Kankakee Daily Journal
Ultimately, I predict Illinois will authorize sports gambling. Its yield to the state, however, never will come close to filling our multi-billion dollar budget hole. Yet, it will add to the social problems generated by gambling addiction, and the ...

Grant to Help People Suffering From Gambling Addictions - U.S. News & World Report

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-06-01 13:52

Grant to Help People Suffering From Gambling Addictions
U.S. News & World Report
The New Hampshire Council on Problem Gambling received the grant from the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation. The council, a private, nonprofit group started in 1996, estimates about 20,000 New Hampshire residents suffer from a gambling addiction.

Grant to help people suffering from gambling addictions - Seattle Times

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-06-01 13:47

Grant to help people suffering from gambling addictions
Seattle Times
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A nearly $5,000 grant will support efforts to help people in New Hampshire suffering from gambling addictions. The New Hampshire Council on Problem Gambling received the grant from the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation.

IR Bill Should Factor in Gambling Addiction - USA Online Casino News (blog)

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-06-01 03:36

USA Online Casino News (blog)

IR Bill Should Factor in Gambling Addiction
USA Online Casino News (blog)
In one of its editorials, Asahi Shimbun, a popular daily newspaper in Japan, expressed that the concerns about gambling addiction should be factored into the bill before it is passed by the Diet. This comes as coalition partners Liberal Democratic ...
IR Implementation Bill Means Casinos Could Be Built In Japan4Flush.com

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Overcoming Gambling Addiction - Yeshiva World News

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-05-31 15:05

Overcoming Gambling Addiction
Yeshiva World News
I was debating whether or not to share my journey, I have decided that I will, because if even one person is going through this and see's my journey, he/she will know they're not alone. Apologies in advance if this journal is all over the place, I am ...

Ready to wager? Head to Delaware, which becomes first new state to offer sports betting - USA TODAY

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-05-31 13:50

USA TODAY

Ready to wager? Head to Delaware, which becomes first new state to offer sports betting
USA TODAY
Delaware will be the first new state to offer sports betting following the nationwide legalization of such wagering, Gov. John Carney announced in a news release Thursday. Sports wagering will begin at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at three locations, a move that ...
Esports betting just got a whole lot easier. Now what?Engadget

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Sports gambling legalization may negatively impact patients with addiction - Healio

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-05-31 03:45

Healio

Sports gambling legalization may negatively impact patients with addiction
Healio
The Supreme Court recently struck down a federal law banning gambling on sporting events, allowing Americans from any state to bet on sports. Legalizing sports betting may have grave consequences for individuals with gambling addiction. To uncover how ...
Supreme Court's sports betting ruling potentially opens door to UK-style industryNBCNews.com
Legal sports betting is about to sweep the nation, but services for gambling addicts probably won'tPeoria Journal Star
Ronsisvalle: Legal gambling's unheralded downsideFlorida Today
Louisville Eccentric Observer -Youngstown Vindicator
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Pat Howard: Problem gambling enabled by government's addiction - GoErie.com

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-05-31 01:06

Pat Howard: Problem gambling enabled by government's addiction
GoErie.com
When my wife and I had dinner with friends recently at LBV Steak & Pasta, it marked the second time that I set foot in Presque Isle Downs & Casino since it opened in 2007. The first came the afternoon after it opened when I visited out of professional ...

County residents express concern over senator's gambling 'addiction' - The Standard

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-05-30 23:12

The Standard

County residents express concern over senator's gambling 'addiction'
The Standard
Is a renowned senator addicted to gambling? This is the question some residents from his county are asking themselves in hushed tones. ?. Some of his constituents who live in Nairobi say their representative in the Senate is a regular patron of a ...

Long odds on sports betting - Louisville Eccentric Observer

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-05-30 08:07

Louisville Eccentric Observer

Long odds on sports betting
Louisville Eccentric Observer
Pretend this “criminal” activity isn't going on, and argue that they're saving the poor, weak gambling addict and his family… or fund the state pension systems, better fund public education, improve the state's infrastructure — while also committing ...
Legal sports betting is about to sweep the nation, but services for gambling addicts probably won'tPeoria Journal Star
Gambling on sports is a bad bet on so many different platformsYoungstown Vindicator
Ronsisvalle: Legal gambling's unheralded downsideFlorida Today
Birmingham Business Journal -Rantt Media
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We Spoke to a Therapist Who Treats Cryptocurrency Trading Addiction - Motherboard

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-05-30 07:45

Motherboard

We Spoke to a Therapist Who Treats Cryptocurrency Trading Addiction
Motherboard
Editor's Note: If you are struggling with a gambling addiction in the US, call the National Problem Gambling Helpline at 1-800-522-4700 or visit Gamtalk.org. In Canada, visit problemgambling.ca. Cryptocurrency trading is often portrayed as a lot of fun ...
Scotland Hospital Opens Rehab Center for Crypto-Trading AddictsBitcoin Magazine
Scotland has a rehab clinic for people who are addicted to trading bitcoinDigital Trends
Hospital launches rehab clinic to treat cryptocurrency addictionMarketWatch
Futurism -The Sun -Inverse -Sky News
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Uh Oh... There's Now a Cryptocurrency Addiction Clinic in Scotland - ScienceAlert

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-05-30 04:58

Uh Oh... There's Now a Cryptocurrency Addiction Clinic in Scotland
ScienceAlert
While the American Psychiatric Association (APA) doesn't recognize cryptocurrency addiction as a real condition, Castle Craig provides its own checklist of warning signs. Many of the signs are essentially the same as those of gambling addiction (which ...

Hospital opens rehab program for cryptocurrency 'addicts' - MarketWatch

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-05-30 02:07

Motherboard

Hospital opens rehab program for cryptocurrency 'addicts'
MarketWatch
“This can be exciting but also addictive and, like gambling addiction, can be financially disastrous.” So how do you know if you are addicted? According to Castle Craig, answering yes to five or more of the following 10 questions indicates a problem:.
We Spoke to a Therapist Who Treats Cryptocurrency Trading AddictionMotherboard
Scotland Hospital Opens Rehab Center for Crypto-Trading AddictsBitcoin Magazine
A Scottish Clinic Will Now Treat “Cryptocurrency AddictionFuturism
The Sun -Digital Trends -Inverse -Sky News
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