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£20,000 losses and late-night casino binges: the student gambling ... - The Guardian

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-06-20 08:25

The Guardian

£20,000 losses and late-night casino binges: the student gambling ...
The Guardian
Three former addicts tell their stories of gambling at university – and explain what can be done to prevent more young people falling into the trap.
We Need to Talk About Our Generation's Gambling Problem - VICEVICE

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Japan dreams of jackpot with legal casinos but critics warn cash grab will deepen gambling addictions - South China Morning Post

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-06-20 01:15

South China Morning Post

Japan dreams of jackpot with legal casinos but critics warn cash grab will deepen gambling addictions
South China Morning Post
Both proponents and critics of casinos say the nation has long neglected its gambling problem and Noriko Tanaka, who heads a group working with gambling addicts, says the casino legislation will only make things worse. The laws make it easy for ...
Japan dreams of jackpot with legal casinos, Government & Economy ...The Business Times
Casino school in Japan starts training for croupiers in anticipation of integrated resortsThe Straits Times
Japan dreams of jackpot with legal casinos - Channel NewsAsiaChannel NewsAsia

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Japan dreams of jackpot with legal casinos - The Business Times

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-06-19 22:19

The Business Times

Japan dreams of jackpot with legal casinos
The Business Times
It has brushed aside opposition from activists, including those concerned about Japan's already well-documented problem with gambling addiction. 'NEW AND MAJOR INDUSTRY'. Toru Mihara, an expert on the casino sector at Osaka University of ...
Casino school in Japan starts training for croupiers in anticipation of integrated resortsThe Straits Times

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Raising awareness of gambling addiction - Your News Now

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-06-19 16:44

Your News Now

Raising awareness of gambling addiction
Your News Now
According to state officials, the number of people diagnosed with gambling addictions doubled from 2009 to a study done through 2016 and 2017. Ohio casinos were legalized during this time frame, making it a likely cause as to why there was a spike in ...

Addiction and gambling: the dark side of video games - Newshub

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-06-18 22:42

Newshub

Addiction and gambling: the dark side of video games
Newshub
Video games may be seen as a bit of harmless fun, but that could be about to change. On Tuesday, gaming addiction was recognised as a mental health disorder by the World Health Organisation. The same day, new research showed that games with ...
World Health Organization adds gaming disorder to disease classificationsNBCNews.com
"Gaming disorder" is real and akin to gambling addiction, according to new WHO guidelinesDot Esports
Gamers speak out at WHO's classification of gaming addiction as mental health disorderVentureBeat
Patch.com -South China Morning Post -Fortune -World Health Organization
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Former TV meteorologist Spencer Christian on career, gambling addiction - Danbury News Times

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-06-18 15:13

Former TV meteorologist Spencer Christian on career, gambling addiction
Danbury News Times
Former TV meteorologist Spencer Christian on career, gambling addiction. Error loading player: No playable sources found. Now Playing: Spencer Christian, former TV news meteorologist discusses his career and his gambling addiction in new book "You Bet ...

Former TV meteorologist Spencer Christian on career, gambling addiction - The Advocate

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-06-18 15:11

Former TV meteorologist Spencer Christian on career, gambling addiction
The Advocate
Former TV meteorologist Spencer Christian on career, gambling addiction. Error loading player: No playable sources found. Now Playing: Spencer Christian, former TV news meteorologist discusses his career and his gambling addiction in new book "You Bet ...

Kenya's addiction to World Cup gambling - CNN - CNN

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-06-18 06:34

CNN

Kenya's addiction to World Cup gambling - CNN
CNN
Nairobi, Kenya (CNN) Five African nations are competing in the FIFA World Cup, and it is anticipated that an incredible 86% of the continents' population in ...

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Gambling addiction in Hong Kong: as World Cup kicks off betting surge, we look at the addicts and victims - South China Morning Post

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-06-18 04:36

South China Morning Post

Gambling addiction in Hong Kong: as World Cup kicks off betting surge, we look at the addicts and victims
South China Morning Post
We're in a room at Wan Chai's Tung Wah Even Centre, a counselling and treatment service for problem and pathological gamblers, where Wah is talking about his 11-year struggle with gambling addiction that started when he was a 16-year-old high school ...

Gambling addiction in Hong Kong: as World Cup kicks off betting surge, we look at the addicts and victims - South China Morning Post

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-06-18 04:36

South China Morning Post

Gambling addiction in Hong Kong: as World Cup kicks off betting surge, we look at the addicts and victims
South China Morning Post
We're in a room at Wan Chai's Tung Wah Even Centre, a counselling and treatment service for problem and pathological gamblers, where Wah is talking about his 11-year struggle with gambling addiction that started when he was a 16-year-old high school ...

Who admitted gambling addiction a mental illness - www.MICEtimes.asia (press release)

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-06-18 04:22

www.MICEtimes.asia (press release)

Who admitted gambling addiction a mental illness
www.MICEtimes.asia (press release)
The doctor explained that who follows the “trends that have occurred in people's lives and in the professional sphere”. Opponents of the theory fear that the recognition of the gambling disease can “open the Pandora's box.” They say that in this case ...

Video Game Addiction Tries to Move From Basement to Doctor's Office - New York Times

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-06-17 15:52

New York Times

Video Game Addiction Tries to Move From Basement to Doctor's Office
New York Times
Another kind of obsessive disorder may provide a template, and a warning, for activists seeking more support and research into gaming addiction: Compulsive gambling was first recognized by the World Health Organization and the American Psychiatric ...
"Gaming disorder" is real and akin to gambling addiction, according to new WHO guidelinesDot Esports
World Health Organization adds gaming disorder to disease classificationsNBCNews.com
Gaming becomes the latest addictionBBC News
CNN -The Guardian -South China Morning Post
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NY Assembly Speaker: Sports Betting Unlikely To Pass This Year - CBS New York

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-06-15 21:02

CBS New York

NY Assembly Speaker: Sports Betting Unlikely To Pass This Year
CBS New York
I also believe that it will lead to greater gambling addiction,” she said. “I don't think that we should be chasing whatever happens across in New Jersey and have that be the rationale for New York making a bad decision about exposing more people to ...

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30-Year-Old Gambling Addict Wins Stint in Prison After Bilking Grandmother Out of Life Savings - Casino.Org News

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-06-14 16:05

Casino.Org News

30-Year-Old Gambling Addict Wins Stint in Prison After Bilking Grandmother Out of Life Savings
Casino.Org News
Darren Gledhill's never-very-good luck has run out completely: a British judge has handed a two-year, four-month sentence behind bars to the man who emptied his own 70-something grandmother's bank account of every penny she had before she died.

Arkansas Still Seeks Casino Expansion Despite Growing Gambling Addiction Rates - Casino Games Pro

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-06-14 08:05

Casino Games Pro

Arkansas Still Seeks Casino Expansion Despite Growing Gambling Addiction Rates
Casino Games Pro
Currently, there are only seven states in the US which do not spend money to fund gambling addiction treatment, with Arkansas being one of them. The fact that problem gambling goes largely unchecked across the state, however, does not seem to bother ...

Online gambling could become legal in Michigan - UpNorthLive.com

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-06-13 18:53

UpNorthLive.com

Online gambling could become legal in Michigan
UpNorthLive.com
(WPBN/WGTU) -- Tuesday night, a bill passed the Michigan House that would legalize online gambling and sports betting in the state. Sponsors of the bill say this will help regulate online gaming, but critics say it feeds the problem of gambling addiction.
Michigan House Passes Online Gambling BillWILX-TV

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Arkansans Consider Casino Amendment As Gambling Addiction Goes Largely Unchecked - KUAR

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-06-13 15:02

KUAR

Arkansans Consider Casino Amendment As Gambling Addiction Goes Largely Unchecked
KUAR
Arkansas is one of just seven states that does not spend money to support gambling addiction treatment. Meanwhile, canvassers are collecting signatures this month to put a constitutional amendment on the November ballot that would authorize two casinos ...

Michigan House approves online gambling bill - Michigan Radio

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-06-13 11:28

Michigan Radio

Michigan House approves online gambling bill
Michigan Radio
The fund would also apportion a million dollars to help people struggling with gambling addiction. If the bills pass the Senate and then the governor's desk, Michigan would join a wave of states currently exploring the online gambling industry as a ...

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