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Kenora health workers want strategies in place for dealing with problem gamblers - Daily Miner and News

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2017-02-12 17:27

Daily Miner and News

Kenora health workers want strategies in place for dealing with problem gamblers
Daily Miner and News
The Problem Gambling Institute of Ontario points out several ways members of a family can be affected if one member has a gambling addiction, including issues with money due to savings, property and belongings suddenly being lost, emotional problems ...

COLUMN: Gambling can be an addiction, just like drink or drugs ... - Bucks Herald

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2017-02-12 00:07

Bucks Herald

COLUMN: Gambling can be an addiction, just like drink or drugs ...
Bucks Herald
Gambling in this country is seen in general terms as an acceptable fun activity that millions of people participate in, be it a flutter on the Grand National, the ...

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Experts: Gambling, mobile gaming issues similar - KMTV

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2017-02-10 22:31

KMTV

Experts: Gambling, mobile gaming issues similar
KMTV
Just as Anselmo has been able to control his gambling addiction for the last 5 years there's hope if you've got a problem with mobile gaming. "No matter how desperate things get there's hope, and as long as you're invested in yourself, and as long as ...

Southeast Texas embezzlement cases see gambling trend - Beaumont Enterprise

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2017-02-10 10:13

Southeast Texas embezzlement cases see gambling trend
Beaumont Enterprise
The affidavit said Cox spent about $85,000 at the Golden Nugget Casino in Lake Charles and wanted to get out of the hole "by gambling more hoping to earn back when she had lost." "(Gambling) is an addiction, but it's a hidden addiction. It's very ...

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Abilify and Impulse Control Like Gambling Addiction - Legal Examiner

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2017-02-08 16:04

Legal Examiner

Abilify and Impulse Control Like Gambling Addiction
Legal Examiner
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has come out with a warning that people taking the above drugs have had impulse-control issues, such as out-of-control desires for sex, shopping, binge eating, and gambling. To make the link stronger to these ...

Federal oversight agency wants the military to screen for gambling addiction - Military Times

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2017-02-08 15:08

Military Times

Federal oversight agency wants the military to screen for gambling addiction
Military Times
"At the very least, this jackpot comes with an obligation to minimize harm related to gambling addiction. When DoD promotes and profits from slot machines they have a high obligation to take extensive measures to treat military personnel who develop ...

Chelsea Burglar Stole Credit Cards to Feed Gambling Addiction, NYPD Says - DNAinfo

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2017-02-08 14:21

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Chelsea Burglar Stole Credit Cards to Feed Gambling Addiction, NYPD Says
DNAinfo
CHELSEA — A Hell's Kitchen man stole credit cards to fund a gambling addiction — carrying out least three separate heists before being arrested last week, according to police and prosecutors. Matthew Cherette, 32, was caught trespassing inside 111 W.

A Creepy Dude Is Your Inner Gambling Addict in These Horrifying ... - Fishbowl NY (blog)

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2017-02-08 12:48

Fishbowl NY (blog)

A Creepy Dude Is Your Inner Gambling Addict in These Horrifying ...
Fishbowl NY (blog)
In this week's installment of creepy-as-shit PSAs from the U.K., we have a campaign from agency 18 Feet and Rising about the apparently quite talkative inner ...
The Urge to Gamble Is Creepily Personified in These U.K. PSAs ...Creativity

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Critics: Lottery ticket delivery could be detrimental to gambling addicts - News 12 New Jersey

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2017-02-07 18:04

News 12 New Jersey

Critics: Lottery ticket delivery could be detrimental to gambling addicts
News 12 New Jersey
Chris Christie say it could have a negative consequence on the state's gambling addicts. Christie on Monday signed legislation that would allow lottery tickets to be delivered by a private carrier. The law's sponsor says that it was meant to broaden ...

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GAO report recommends military members be screened for ... - wtkr.com

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2017-02-07 11:06

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GAO report recommends military members be screened for ...
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A new report from the United States Government Accountability Office is recommending that the military screen its members for gambling disorder addiction.

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Gambling addiction — an update for clinical practice - Irish Medical Times

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2017-02-07 10:56

Irish Medical Times

Gambling addiction — an update for clinical practice
Irish Medical Times
Of the process addictions, which are all undergoing growth in Ireland, gambling is one of the most complicated, with services for this addiction currently grossly inadequate, writes Consultant Psychiatrist Dr Colin O'Gara Ireland, like the rest of the ...

Older gamblers face worse odds for addiction - Times Herald-Record

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2017-02-07 03:09

Times Herald-Record

Older gamblers face worse odds for addiction
Times Herald-Record
Q. I see lots of seniors in casinos. They come in by the busload. I was wondering whether older people have more problems with gambling than younger people? A. About 1 percent of all adults in the United States have a serious gambling addiction.

Foss: More resources needed for problem gambling | The Daily ... - The Daily Gazette

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2017-02-05 12:58

The Daily Gazette

Foss: More resources needed for problem gambling | The Daily ...
The Daily Gazette
To hear problem gambling experts tell it, something akin to a hurricane is descending upon the Capital Region this week. "We will be extending our clinic hours ...

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How gambling addiction cost our boy his life - The Fermanagh Herald - Fermanagh Herald

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2017-02-05 11:18

Fermanagh Herald

How gambling addiction cost our boy his life - The Fermanagh Herald
Fermanagh Herald
THEIR son Lewis took his own life three years ago after a prolonged gambling addiction. It's only now that parents Pete and Sadie Keogh have the strength to ...

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“One of the biggest gambling days of the year:” Super Bowl Sunday brings big temptation for gambling addicts - fox6now.com

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2017-02-04 22:29

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“One of the biggest gambling days of the year:” Super Bowl Sunday brings big temptation for gambling addicts
fox6now.com
MILWAUKEE — The Super Bowl is the biggest sporting event of the year, but with the good there is the bad. It is also one of the biggest betting days of the year — and that could be a problem. gambling. The Super Bowl can bring losses to those betting ...
Super Bowl weekend: A vulnerable time for gambling addictsGlobalnews.ca
Super Bowl Specials - Bovada SportsBovada Sports
Americans to Bet $4.7 Billion on Super Bowl 51 | AGAAmerican Gaming Association

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Post-quake addiction surge expected after Kaikoura | Stuff.co.nz - Stuff.co.nz

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2017-02-04 18:29

Stuff.co.nz

Post-quake addiction surge expected after Kaikoura | Stuff.co.nz
Stuff.co.nz
People struggling with quake-related stress are most likely to need help for substance, gambling or sex addictions in the next few months, mental health workers ...

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Super Bowl weekend: A vulnerable time for gambling addicts - Globalnews.ca

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2017-02-04 12:00

Globalnews.ca

Super Bowl weekend: A vulnerable time for gambling addicts
Globalnews.ca
It's also a time of year when gambling addicts, and even recovering addicts, are particularly vulnerable, Lisa Pont, a social worker at the Problem Institute of Ontario at CAMH, says. “For people who are sports betters it can be a very triggering time ...
“One of the biggest gambling days of the year:” Super Bowl Sunday brings big temptation for gambling addictsfox6now.com
Super Sunday provides big temptation for problem gamblersRadio Iowa
Super Bowl 51 Specials Betting Odds at Bovada SportsbookBovada Sports
American Gaming Association
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Eau Claire counselor warns about gambling addiction ahead of Sup - WQOW TV: Eau Claire, WI NEWS18 News ... - WQOW TV News 18

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2017-02-03 17:54

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Eau Claire counselor warns about gambling addiction ahead of Sup - WQOW TV: Eau Claire, WI NEWS18 News ...
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From the multi-million dollar ads, to the beer and pizza at your own party, a lot of money is expected to be spent over the Super Bowl weekend. 2016's Super Bowl spending topped $15.5 billion, according to the National Retail Federation. Of course, not ...

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Eau Claire counselor warns about gambling addiction ahead of Sup - WQOW TV: Eau Claire, WI NEWS18 News ... - WQOW TV News 18

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2017-02-03 17:41

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Eau Claire counselor warns about gambling addiction ahead of Sup - WQOW TV: Eau Claire, WI NEWS18 News ...
WQOW TV News 18
From the multi-million dollar ads, to the beer and pizza at your own party, a lot of money is expected to be spent over the Super Bowl weekend. 2016's Super Bowl spending topped $15.5 billion, according to the National Retail Federation. Of course, not ...

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