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A gambling addiction allegedly led to empty accounts for this Whatcom youth sports club - The Bellingham Herald

Mon, 2018-06-25 16:07

The Bellingham Herald

A gambling addiction allegedly led to empty accounts for this Whatcom youth sports club
The Bellingham Herald
The former treasurer of a Whatcom County youth sports organization was arrested Friday, according to the Whatcom County Sheriff's Office, for allegedly stealing more $23,000 to pay for her gambling addition. The arrest stemmed from an investigation ...

How to handle a gambling addiction during the World Cup - FemaleFirst.co.uk

Mon, 2018-06-25 08:39

FemaleFirst.co.uk

How to handle a gambling addiction during the World Cup
FemaleFirst.co.uk
While the occasional bet may seem like a bit of fun, if your gambling habits become more regular it may be a sign of a more serious gambling addiction. Chloe Ward, Technician at mental health clinic, Smart TMS, has given her insight into why people ...

Spanish opposition party calls for more problem gambling funding - EGR Global

Mon, 2018-06-25 06:33

Spanish opposition party calls for more problem gambling funding
EGR Global
Spain's opposition party, the Partido Popular, has called for some of the country's gambling tax take to be diverted towards supporting gambling addiction diagnosis and therapies. The proposal forms part of a new legislation being presented by the ...

Can gambling addictions make criminals out of law-abiding people? - Appleton Post Crescent

Mon, 2018-06-25 05:47

Appleton Post Crescent

Can gambling addictions make criminals out of law-abiding people?
Appleton Post Crescent
These aren't your hardened criminals. At first, they steal modest sums of money from companies or organizations. But as time passes, they become emboldened and the embezzlements increase in size and frequency — sometimes to staggering six-figure ...

When will we rein in gambling sharks with blood on their hands? In shattering interviews DOMINIC LAWSON speaks to ... - Daily Mail

Sun, 2018-06-24 15:46

Daily Mail

When will we rein in gambling sharks with blood on their hands? In shattering interviews DOMINIC LAWSON speaks to ...
Daily Mail
Their boys had done so because they could no longer cope with the feeling that online gambling firms had taken over their minds — their very autonomy as individuals. All of them were intelligent and successful, with a wide circle of friends. Their ...

Gambling operators 'should be forced to pay 1% of their profits to help tackle addiction to betting' - Daily Mail

Sun, 2018-06-24 15:46

Daily Mail

Gambling operators 'should be forced to pay 1% of their profits to help tackle addiction to betting'
Daily Mail
Gambling operators should be forced to pay 1 per cent of their profits to help tackle addiction to betting, a new campaign group has demanded. Bereaved parents whose children were driven to suicide by despair over gambling debts have called for the ...

How the Fifa World Cup is the prime time for gambling, and young people are particularly vulnerable - South China Morning Post

Sat, 2018-06-23 18:36

South China Morning Post

How the Fifa World Cup is the prime time for gambling, and young people are particularly vulnerable
South China Morning Post
... unprecedentedly, by many more illegal gambling outlets online and offline, and one can bet on the number of corner kicks, red cards, goals scored by header, or the top goal scorer. Gambling addiction in Hong Kong: as World Cup kicks off betting ...

Letter: Online sports betting bad idea - Northwest Herald

Sat, 2018-06-23 12:19

Letter: Online sports betting bad idea
Northwest Herald
To the Editor: Internet sports gambling is a massive expansion of gambling. Access to sporting events worldwide 24 hours a day makes gambling just a click away and fuels gambling addiction. Internet sports gambling appeals to young people, who could ...

Confessions of former World Cup gambling addicts on how habit ruins lives - The Star Online

Fri, 2018-06-22 18:10

The Star Online

Confessions of former World Cup gambling addicts on how habit ruins lives
The Star Online
“World Cup season was no problem for us in earning money,” ex-gambling addict David Liong, who is in his 40s, said. He recalled the time when he acted as a bookie, estimating that he earned about RM100,000 during the 1998 FIFA World Cup in France.

'They owe every man and woman suffering from infertility an apology': Viewers express fury over Weekend Sunrise's ... - Daily Mail

Thu, 2018-06-21 22:55

Daily Mail

'They owe every man and woman suffering from infertility an apology': Viewers express fury over Weekend Sunrise's ...
Daily Mail
Channel Seven viewers have expressed anger and disappointment over a panel discussion on Weekend Sunrise that compared IVF to 'gambling addiction'. The offending segment, which aired on Sunday, drew criticism on Facebook due to the perceived ...
Sunrise segment comparing IVF to “gambling addiction” has infuriated thousands of viewers.Mamamia

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The Weekend Sunrise IVF segment infuriating thousands of women. - Mamamia

Thu, 2018-06-21 19:14

Mamamia

The Weekend Sunrise IVF segment infuriating thousands of women.
Mamamia
One woman's experience became the subject of an “inconsiderate” and “inaccurate” segment on Weekend Sunrise that has infuriated thousands of women ...

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Parkinson's meds tied to higher rate of gambling, sex addiction than thought - UPI.com

Thu, 2018-06-21 04:13

UPI.com

Parkinson's meds tied to higher rate of gambling, sex addiction than thought
UPI.com
WEDNESDAY, June 20, 2018 -- Compulsive gambling. Shopping until your money has run out. Eating until you've grown obese. Relentless sexual risk-taking. Medications that restore normal movement in patients with Parkinson's disease can unlock their ...
Parkinson's drugs may lead to compulsive behaviorMedical News Today

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Gambling Addiction Becomes More Widespread among Students at British Universities - Casino Guardian

Thu, 2018-06-21 00:24

Casino Guardian

Gambling Addiction Becomes More Widespread among Students at British Universities
Casino Guardian
Tackling gambling addiction and gambling-related harm, however, is not as easy as it may seem. The Internet has made things much easier for gamblers, providing them with literally endless opportunities when it comes to gambling. In addition, online ...

Gambling addict Stephen Thompson, 29, jailed for duping autistic man out of cash, confiscating his phone and making ... - Birmingham Live

Wed, 2018-06-20 22:31

Birmingham Live

Gambling addict Stephen Thompson, 29, jailed for duping autistic man out of cash, confiscating his phone and making ...
Birmingham Live
A gambling addict and convicted money launderer has been jailed for cheating a vulnerable former colleague out of more than £4,000. Stephen Thompson, who initially said he would repay the victim from his winnings, admitted six fraud charges on the day ...

'Crazy' salesman with gambling addiction stole thousands from Bournemouth car company - Bournemouth Echo

Wed, 2018-06-20 22:08

Bournemouth Echo

'Crazy' salesman with gambling addiction stole thousands from Bournemouth car company
Bournemouth Echo
A CAR salesman with a gambling addiction pocketed thousands of pounds from a Bournemouth business - even after he was spared a prison sentence for committing the same offence at a different company. Ricardo Iampietro was sentenced to two years in ...
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Gambling addiction counselors go through new training after sports ... - WDTV

Wed, 2018-06-20 16:42

WDTV

Gambling addiction counselors go through new training after sports ...
WDTV
Experts educate problem gambling counselors on how to treat addiction to sports betting, how to prevent youth gambling.

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Parkinson's Meds Tied to Higher Rate of Gambling, Sex Addiction Than Thought - U.S. News & World Report

Wed, 2018-06-20 14:40

Daily Mail

Parkinson's Meds Tied to Higher Rate of Gambling, Sex Addiction Than Thought
U.S. News & World Report
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter. (HealthDay). WEDNESDAY, June 20, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Compulsive gambling. Shopping until your money has run out. Eating until you've grown obese. Relentless sexual risk-taking. Medications that ...
Half of people taking common drugs for Parkinson's disease risk problems with gambling and impulsive behaviour.Daily Mail

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What the Tech? Video game addiction - WRCB-TV

Wed, 2018-06-20 14:07

WRCB-TV

What the Tech? Video game addiction
WRCB-TV
Video game addiction is a disease and should be classified the same as a gambling addiction. Wednesday, June 20th 2018, 3:55 pm EDT by Jamey Tucker. Updated: Wednesday, June 20th 2018, 3:55 pm EDT. Image. The World Health Organization made it ...
The scientific controversy over whether gaming addiction is a disease—or a symptomQuartz
Video Game Addiction Tries to Move From Basement to Doctor's OfficeNew York Times
Are video games really addictive? | Marc Lewis | Opinion | The ...The Guardian
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£20,000 losses and late-night casino binges: the student gambling ... - The Guardian

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

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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