Gambling Addiction


Do we need clinics for internet and sex addicts? - swissinfo.ch

9 hours 42 min ago
Do we need clinics for internet and sex addicts?  swissinfo.ch

One in ten people in Switzerland suffer from some form of behavioural addiction: they cannot live without the internet, gambling, sex or shopping.

Boardman Community Briefs - Youngstown Vindicator

Thu, 2018-12-13 23:00
Boardman Community Briefs  Youngstown Vindicator

... « Boardman Neighbors. December 14, 2018 at 12:00a.m. Cardinal Mooney to take over Barnes & Noble for the Benefit of Akron Children's Hospital. On Dec.

Pokies fiend stole from workplace to feed addiction - Sunshine Coast Daily

Thu, 2018-12-13 22:58
Pokies fiend stole from workplace to feed addiction  Sunshine Coast Daily

A receptionist who stole $2000 from her workplace to fund a gambling addiction that kicked off when she got divorced was fired despite trying to make amends.

Sheridan Smith doesn't care if you "love" her character in new ITV drama Cleaning Up - DigitalSpy.com

Thu, 2018-12-13 18:01
Sheridan Smith doesn't care if you "love" her character in new ITV drama Cleaning Up  DigitalSpy.com

Sheridan Smith has admitted that she doesn't care if viewers "love" her character in the new ITV drama series Cleaning Up.

Casino move, expansion approved by Mission council - Mission City Record

Thu, 2018-12-13 17:10
Casino move, expansion approved by Mission council  Mission City Record

Council votes 6-1 in favour of proposal, Chances still need final approval from the BCLC.

Former top NDP staffer blamed gambling addiction for fraudulent union expense claims, witness says - CBC.ca

Thu, 2018-12-13 16:40
Former top NDP staffer blamed gambling addiction for fraudulent union expense claims, witness says  CBC.ca

An official who worked as a top aide to former Manitoba premier Greg Selinger blamed a gambling addiction for thousands of dollars in fraudulent expense ...

Football great becomes RFL president - Independent Community Newspaper

Thu, 2018-12-13 15:34
Football great becomes RFL president  Independent Community Newspaper

Former England and Arsenal captain Tony Adams has been elected president of the English Rugby Football League.

Betting ads cut from UK sports broadcasts, still in stadiums - Idaho Statesman

Thu, 2018-12-13 12:31
Betting ads cut from UK sports broadcasts, still in stadiums  Idaho Statesman

Some advertising for bookmakers will disappear from live broadcasts of sports in Britain beginning next summer.

Why gambling used to scare baseball and why it doesn’t anymore - SB Nation

Thu, 2018-12-13 12:00
Why gambling used to scare baseball and why it doesn’t anymore  SB Nation

Baseball and gambling used to be mortal enemies. Here's how they fell in love.

ITV Sets Premiere Date For 'Cleaning Up' - TVWise

Thu, 2018-12-13 10:49
ITV Sets Premiere Date For 'Cleaning Up'  TVWise

ITV's new drama series Cleaning Up will premiere on Wednesday January 9th at 9pm, it has been announced.

Gamblers make up 22% of those attending Tabor Group addiction treatment services - Evening Echo Cork

Thu, 2018-12-13 10:15
Gamblers make up 22% of those attending Tabor Group addiction treatment services  Evening Echo Cork

Ann Murphy. MORE than one-in-five people attended a Cork addition treatment *service* are presenting for addiction to gambling. In 2013, just 2% of those ...

Problem Gambling Victims Sue Prominent Bookmakers for £1.5m - VegasSlotsOnline

Thu, 2018-12-13 09:33
Problem Gambling Victims Sue Prominent Bookmakers for £1.5m  VegasSlotsOnline

Two of the largest bookmakers in Europe, Paddy Power Betfair and William Hill, are being sued for £1.5m by victims of gambling addicts.

British Columbia Lottery Commission Reminds that Lottery Products are Inappropriate Gifts for Children - Best Casinos Canada

Thu, 2018-12-13 09:03
British Columbia Lottery Commission Reminds that Lottery Products are Inappropriate Gifts for Children  Best Casinos Canada

The leading lottery force in Birtish Columbia warns parents and adutls that lottery tickets are not meant to be purchased as stocking stuffers.

Editorials 2018-December-14 - Marianas Variety

Thu, 2018-12-13 08:52
Editorials 2018-December-14  Marianas Variety

Forget about it. BY a vote of 4 yes, 2 no's and 2 abstentions, the nine-member Senate says it has passed House Bill 20-36 which will re-establish a special ...

UK To Investigate Ties Between Gambling & Video Games - Legal Gambling News

Thu, 2018-12-13 08:25
UK To Investigate Ties Between Gambling & Video Games  Legal Gambling News

Gambling and video games may not seem like they are closely related but the UK's House of Commons considers them both to be addictive technologies.

North Bay city council votes yes on casino, but will vote again on contentious question - CBC.ca

Thu, 2018-12-13 07:24
North Bay city council votes yes on casino, but will vote again on contentious question  CBC.ca

North Bay city council has voted yes to a casino. At the end of a raucous meeting Wednesday night, council voted 8 to 3 to welcome a 31 million dollar gambling ...

Serial fraudster conned his sister out of £4k - but it could be 'dangerous' to lock him up - Manchester Evening News

Thu, 2018-12-13 07:20
Serial fraudster conned his sister out of £4k - but it could be 'dangerous' to lock him up  Manchester Evening News

A serial fraudster has been spared jail despite conning his sister out of thousands of pounds which left her borrowing money to feed her son last Christmas.

Scotland's papers: 'Hollow victory' in May confidence vote - BBC News

Thu, 2018-12-13 06:13
Scotland's papers: 'Hollow victory' in May confidence vote  BBC News

The fallout from the vote of confidence in Theresa May is the big story on Thursday's Scottish front pages .

Link with the brain's prefrontal cortex activity and risk taking - Bestbettingsites.uk

Thu, 2018-12-13 06:04
Link with the brain's prefrontal cortex activity and risk taking  Bestbettingsites.uk

Researchers believe that the brain's prefrontal cortex activity could be the reason why some people are risk seeking and some are risk averse. It is hoped that ...

Betting ads cut from UK sports broadcasts, still in stadiums - Seymour Tribune

Thu, 2018-12-13 05:56
Betting ads cut from UK sports broadcasts, still in stadiums  Seymour Tribune

Some advertising for bookmakers will disappear from live broadcasts of sports in Britain beginning next summer.