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Keep gaming free of addictive add-ons to avoid another gambling epidemic – Yorkshire campaigner Adam Bradford - Yorkshire Post

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-29 04:48
Keep gaming free of addictive add-ons to avoid another gambling epidemic – Yorkshire campaigner Adam Bradford  Yorkshire Post

AFTER feeling the effects that a gambling addiction can have on a family acutely myself, I have been long concerned about the growing similarities between ...

Motivational Interviewing - Addiction Center

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-29 01:00
Motivational Interviewing  Addiction Center

Motivational Interviewing is an effective form of addiction treatment. It works by strengthening one's motivation and commitment to a goal, like sobriety.

With legalization of sports betting in Indiana, expert fears gambling addiction increase - FOX 59 Indianapolis

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-29 01:00
With legalization of sports betting in Indiana, expert fears gambling addiction increase  FOX 59 Indianapolis

SHELBYVILLE, Ind. – At 1 p.m. Sunday, sports fans, if they are so inclined, can place their first legal bets at an Indiana casino on the Indianapolis Colts' chances ...

Children in Yorkshire at risk of becoming gambling addicts - Yorkshire Post

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-29 01:00
Children in Yorkshire at risk of becoming gambling addicts  Yorkshire Post

Children as young as 11 are in danger of becoming addicted to gambling by playing online gambling games that manipulate them into staking real money.

Gamstop Assisted Gambling De-Addiction Is Possible: Indeed, Steps that Can Be Taken in This Regard - The Costa Rica News

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-29 01:00
Gamstop Assisted Gambling De-Addiction Is Possible: Indeed, Steps that Can Be Taken in This Regard  The Costa Rica News

As per neuroscientists, problem gamblers find it difficult to stop gambling despite knowing that their actions might have negative consequences.

Children 'at risk of gambling addiction' through in-app purchases - Charity Digital News

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-29 01:00
Children 'at risk of gambling addiction' through in-app purchases  Charity Digital News

An increasing number of young people are at risk of gambling addiction through using in-app purchases and video game add-ons, according to charity ...

Gambling Addict Who Lost £30,000 at Casinos Turns His Life Around - VegasSlotsOnline

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-29 01:00
Gambling Addict Who Lost £30,000 at Casinos Turns His Life Around  VegasSlotsOnline

Losing £30000 at gambling resulted in a 32-year-old's wife leaving him. That same man, from the UK, has said that he's now managed to turn his life around.

Former Booker aide allegedly directed campaign fundraising through city's watershed - POLITICO

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2019-08-29 01:00
Former Booker aide allegedly directed campaign fundraising through city's watershed  POLITICO

NEWARK, N.J. — A longtime friend and adviser to former Mayor Cory Booker allegedly directed the head of Newark's troubled watershed to solicit political ...

NJ Lottery Kicks off 'Not 18 Yet? No Bet" Campaign to Curb Underage Gambling - TAPinto.net

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-08-28 21:24
NJ Lottery Kicks off 'Not 18 Yet? No Bet" Campaign to Curb Underage Gambling  TAPinto.net

HAMILTON, NJ -- New Jersey Lottery officials and the Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey (CCGNJ) kicked off New Jersey Lottery's annual “Not 18 ...

As US casino giants rush to Japan, addiction and crime fears mount - South China Morning Post

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-08-28 17:00
As US casino giants rush to Japan, addiction and crime fears mount  South China Morning Post

Ever since a new law legalising casinos in Japan was enacted last year, American companies looking for opportunities beyond Las Vegas' oversaturated strip ...

US casino giants bet big on Japan, raising gambling addiction fears - South China Morning Post

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-08-28 17:00
US casino giants bet big on Japan, raising gambling addiction fears  South China Morning Post

Ever since a new law legalising casinos in Japan was enacted last year, American companies looking for opportunities beyond Las Vegas' oversaturated strip ...

Illinois Gaming Board Opens Public Comment Period On Sports Betting - WNIJ and WNIU

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-08-28 14:32
Illinois Gaming Board Opens Public Comment Period On Sports Betting  WNIJ and WNIU

The Illinois Gaming Board is seeking input on sports betting in the state, which was legalized this year . It wants to use the comments to shape future.

Half of British children at risk of developing gambling addiction - Mirror Online

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-08-28 14:31
Half of British children at risk of developing gambling addiction  Mirror Online

Kids as young as three are being exposed to “lookalike” betting *content* in online games, new research has discovered.

Dairy Trader Gets 3 Years For £900K VAT Scam - Law360

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-08-28 13:10
Dairy Trader Gets 3 Years For £900K VAT Scam  Law360

Law360, London (August 28, 2019, 8:10 PM BST) -- A dairy products trader has been sentenced to three years in prison after being found guilty of stealing more ...

Dairy Trader Gets 3 Years For £900K VAT Scam - Law360

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-08-28 13:10
Dairy Trader Gets 3 Years For £900K VAT Scam  Law360

A dairy products trader has been sentenced to three years in prison after being found guilty of stealing more than £900000 ($1.1 million) from U.K. taxpayers to ...

Dairy Trader Gets 3 Years For £900K VAT Scam - Law360

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-08-28 13:10
Dairy Trader Gets 3 Years For £900K VAT Scam  Law360

A dairy products trader has been sentenced to three years in prison after being found guilty of stealing more than £900000 ($1.1 million) from U.K. taxpayers to ...

Apple Blocks Access To Social Casinos Unless You’re 17 - OnlinePokerReport.com

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-08-28 07:38
Apple Blocks Access To Social Casinos Unless You’re 17  OnlinePokerReport.com

Apple announced recently that it will be applying a 17+ age restriction to all apps including “Frequent/Intense Simulated Gambling,” across all App Store ...

Time to press pause on gambling addiction - waateanews.com

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-08-28 01:00
Time to press pause on gambling addiction  waateanews.com

The Problem Gambling Foundation hopes more pubs and clubs will follow the lead of the Wainuiomata's Fitzroy Tavern, which will turn off its pokies for...

Inquest to consider state's role in gambling addict's suicide - The Guardian

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-08-28 01:00
Inquest to consider state's role in gambling addict's suicide  The Guardian

The government could be held liable for a gambling addict's suicide after a coroner ruled that his inquest could consider whether the state failed in its duty to ...

1 in 2 Young People At Risk of Gambling Addiction, Study Reveals - Happiful Magazine

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2019-08-28 01:00
1 in 2 Young People At Risk of Gambling Addiction, Study Reveals  Happiful Magazine

Today at 10 Downing Street, Safer Online Gambling Group will launch a new survey exposing Britain's hidden epidemic of young people spending millions each ...