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US Defense Bill Orders Screening of Military for Problem Gambling - Casino.Org News

Wed, 2018-08-15 08:00

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US Defense Bill Orders Screening of Military for Problem Gambling
Casino.Org News
US President Donald Trump signed into the law the $717 billion National Defense Authorization Act on Wednesday, which promises the screening of active ...
Trump signs in new measure to screen armed forces for problem ...SBC Americas

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Nicasa hosts weekly series on gambling addiction - Highland Park Landmark

Wed, 2018-08-15 07:15

Nicasa hosts weekly series on gambling addiction
Highland Park Landmark
Throughout the month of August, Nicasa has been opening the doors of their Highland Park office to welcome anyone struggling with a gambling addiction for a session on how to overcome their addictions. Each session is hosted by Brian Meister, a ...

How gambling distorts reality and hooks your brain - Fast Company - Fast Company

Tue, 2018-08-14 12:54

Fast Company

How gambling distorts reality and hooks your brain - Fast Company
Fast Company
To call gambling a “game of chance” evokes fun, random luck and a sense of collective engagement. These playful connotations may be part of why almost 80% ...

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Opinion: Lottery tickets gateway for youth gambling addiction, says Rensselaer Falls man - North Country Now

Tue, 2018-08-14 08:50

Opinion: Lottery tickets gateway for youth gambling addiction, says Rensselaer Falls man
North Country Now
If our State government truly cares about our youth becoming hooked into gambling, then it would behoove them to abolish the state lottery, which has been firmly established as a “gateway” for youth to be addicted to gambling. Ron Shirtz. Rensselaer Falls.

Getting cancer saved my life - Express.co.uk

Tue, 2018-08-14 08:32

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Getting cancer saved my life
Express.co.uk
It's a necessity and a gambling addiction is a distraction of epic proportions. I had known for a long time that I was a gambling addict but had no real impetus or desire to stop. I loved gambling. It just didn't love me. The greatest thing about a ...

GambleAware Provides £750,000 to Fund Gambling Addiction ... - Casino Guardian

Tue, 2018-08-14 01:32

Casino Guardian

GambleAware Provides £750,000 to Fund Gambling Addiction ...
Casino Guardian
Part of a special initiative set to prevent young people from getting addicted to gambling is expected to be released in Aberdeen. The amount of £750,000 has ...
Part of £750,000 gambling crackdown scheme to be piloted in ...Press and Journal

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Designed to Deceive: How Gambling Distorts Reality & Hooks Your Brain - Heavy.com

Mon, 2018-08-13 22:44

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Designed to Deceive: How Gambling Distorts Reality & Hooks Your Brain
Heavy.com
As an addiction researcher for the past 15 years, I look to the brain to understand the hooks that make gambling so compelling. I've found that many are intentionally hidden in how the games are designed. And these hooks work on casual casino-goers ...
Designed to deceive: How gambling distorts reality and hooks you ...AZFamily

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Legalized Gambling Could Increase Number Of Problem Gamblers - WCBE 90.5 FM

Mon, 2018-08-13 17:17

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Legalized Gambling Could Increase Number Of Problem Gamblers
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And for a some people, that feeling can lead to addiction. The Problem Gambling Network of Ohio estimates about 1-in-4 adults who gamble are addicted to sports betting, or at risk for developing an addiction. That's what happened to Brian Borcziak.
What's the Buzz?: Gambling expansion is here; how to know your limitsThe Sentinel

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Designed to deceive: How gambling distorts reality and hooks your brain - WTOP

Mon, 2018-08-13 05:03

Designed to deceive: How gambling distorts reality and hooks your brain
WTOP
As an addiction researcher for the past 15 years, I look to the brain to understand the hooks that make gambling so compelling. I've found that many are intentionally hidden in how the games are designed. And these hooks work on casual casino-goers ...

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Designed to deceive: How gambling distorts reality and hooks your brain - The Conversation US

Mon, 2018-08-13 04:33

The Conversation US

Designed to deceive: How gambling distorts reality and hooks your brain
The Conversation US
As an addiction researcher for the past 15 years, I look to the brain to understand the hooks that make gambling so compelling. I've found that many are intentionally hidden in how the games are designed. And these hooks work on casual casino-goers ...

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Why Experts Warn Ohio To Be 'Cautious' About Legalizing Sports Betting - WOSU

Mon, 2018-08-13 03:06

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Why Experts Warn Ohio To Be 'Cautious' About Legalizing Sports Betting
WOSU
But advocates for problem gamblers, and experts who study gambling disorders, warn that making sports betting legal will likely increase the number of people at risk for gambling addiction. Betting Beyond Vegas. For decades, the only place you could ...
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Online Gambling & Betting Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2018 - 2026mrrse

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Novomatic gives more for gambling addiction research - GGRAsia

Sun, 2018-08-12 23:37

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Novomatic gives more for gambling addiction research
GGRAsia
Austrian gaming technology company Novomatic AG says it has extended for another two years its funding of gambling addiction prevention research by the Medical University of Vienna. Novomatic announced in writing on Thursday that it would give the ...

Access To Sports Betting And Apps Could Increase Gambling Addiction - WVXU

Sat, 2018-08-11 09:11

WVXU

Access To Sports Betting And Apps Could Increase Gambling Addiction
WVXU
State lawmakers are working on a bill to bring full-scale sports betting to Ohio. That's after the Supreme Court in May struck down a law that restricted sports betting everywhere except in Nevada. If it's legalized, there will be big money in it for ...

Access To Sports Betting And Apps Could Increase Gambling Addiction - ideastream

Sat, 2018-08-11 09:11

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Access To Sports Betting And Apps Could Increase Gambling Addiction
ideastream
State lawmakers are working on a bill to bring full-scale sports betting to Ohio. That's after the Supreme Court in May struck down a law that restricted sports betting everywhere except in Nevada. If it's legalized, there will be big money in it for ...

West Virginia casino celebrates Responsible Gambling Education Week - WHAG - www.localdvm.com

Fri, 2018-08-10 15:58

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West Virginia casino celebrates Responsible Gambling Education Week
WHAG - www.localdvm.com
RANSON, W. Va. - This week is Responsible Gambling Education Week, and one West Virginia casino is teaming up with counselors to help those who might be addicted to gambling. Just a click of a button, can be the bet that can risk it all. "People that ...

Handyman stole thousands of pounds from 77-year-old customer's savings to fund gambling addiction - WalesOnline

Fri, 2018-08-10 05:04

WalesOnline

Handyman stole thousands of pounds from 77-year-old customer's savings to fund gambling addiction
WalesOnline
Swansea Crown Court heard Smith was addicted to gambling, and would "gamble on every conceivable thing". Helen Randall, prosecuting, said Smith had known his victim for more than a decade - the defendant would often do odd jobs and other work for ...

Scots footballers turn to loan sharks to fund their gambling addiction - The Times

Thu, 2018-08-09 17:01

The Times

Scots footballers turn to loan sharks to fund their gambling addiction
The Times
Footballers are resorting to loan sharks as they struggle to deal with gambling addiction, a charity has said. Colin Bland, chief executive of Sporting Chance, which supports those suffering from addiction, spoke out after it that emerged a Scottish ...

Tattoo Addiction vs Gambling Addiction - Casino.Org News (blog)

Thu, 2018-08-09 16:33

Casino.Org News (blog)

Tattoo Addiction vs Gambling Addiction
Casino.Org News (blog)
Problem gambling is a well-known addiction, with several large organizations in place to help people overcome it. But how do its effects compare with an addiction like tattoos? It turns out there's a lot of similarities between gambling addiction and ...

Access To Sports Betting And Apps Could Lead To More Gambling Addiction - ideastream

Thu, 2018-08-09 09:17

ideastream

Access To Sports Betting And Apps Could Lead To More Gambling Addiction
ideastream
State lawmakers are working on a bill to bring full-scale sports betting to Ohio. That's after the Supreme Court in May struck down a law that restricted sports betting everywhere except in Nevada. If it's legalized, there will be big money in it for ...

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