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My boyfriend's gambling: 'I loved two people. One was a compulsive liar and emotionally unavailable' - thejournal.ie

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2017-03-18 13:34

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My boyfriend's gambling: 'I loved two people. One was a compulsive liar and emotionally unavailable'
thejournal.ie
That's the reality of ending a relationship with someone who has a gambling addiction. I spent three years of my life all consumed by him. Now I no longer know if he is dead or alive. It may seem drastic but the high rate of suicide in addiction is a ...
Harrison Among Top Counties Seeking Help for Problem GamblingThe Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)
Letter to the Editor: Treatment options available for problem gamblersCanton Repository
Problem gamblers likely face physical health issues, jail timeOneNewsNow
satPRnews (press release)
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Letter to the Editor: Treatment options available for problem gamblers - Canton Repository

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2017-03-18 07:03

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Letter to the Editor: Treatment options available for problem gamblers
Canton Repository
March is Ohio Problem Gambling Awareness Month. With Ohioans now able to gamble in more ways than ever, keeping gambling in perspective is essential.
Problem gamblers likely face physical health issues, jail timeOneNewsNow

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Louisiana has a gambling problem - The Daily Advertiser

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2017-03-17 09:44

The Daily Advertiser

Louisiana has a gambling problem
The Daily Advertiser
BATON ROUGE — Statistics show that gambling addiction in Louisiana is affecting more people than ever, up more than 8 percent in the past eight years, but that it is off the radar. Janet Miller, the executive director for the Louisiana Association on ...

Former Pennsylvania State Representative Accused of Misappropriation Claims Gambling Addiction - Casino.Org News

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2017-03-16 15:16

Casino.Org News

Former Pennsylvania State Representative Accused of Misappropriation Claims Gambling Addiction
Casino.Org News
The former Representative for Pennsylvania's 46th District tried to block the suspension of his law license, arguing that he was being treated for “pathological gambling addiction.” The transfers were “all related to the gambling addiction,” he said ...
Supreme Court to Suspend Law License of Ex-Rep. Jesse WhiteU.S. News & World Report

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Cashier steals $13 million; lawyer blames it on gambling addiction - PennLive.com

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2017-03-16 12:32

Cashier steals $13 million; lawyer blames it on gambling addiction
PennLive.com
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The former cashier at a Pennsylvania monuments and engraving firm has acknowledged stealing nearly $13 million over 16 years and is hoping a judge will approve a seven-and-a-half-year federal prison sentence for her crimes.

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Gambling addiction hotline and text-line could help addicts in Illinois - WAND

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2017-03-15 21:53

WAND

Gambling addiction hotline and text-line could help addicts in Illinois
WAND
Decatur -. Gambling is a pastime enjoyed by many. "It's a chance to win big,” says Mary Lou King, someone who enjoys gambling in moderation. “You've got to have the mentality to know I'm going to play and I am probably going to lose." Mary Lou says she ...

Former Pa. Rep.'s Law License Suspended « CBS Pittsburgh - CBS Pittsburgh / KDKA

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2017-03-15 20:52

CBS Pittsburgh / KDKA

Former Pa. Rep.'s Law License Suspended « CBS Pittsburgh
CBS Pittsburgh / KDKA
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Former state representative Jesse White is once again in trouble with the law. His license to practice law has now been suspended by ...

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How Can Healthcare Help Gambling Addicts - Newsweek

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2017-03-15 06:41

Newsweek

How Can Healthcare Help Gambling Addicts
Newsweek
One in a hundred people in the U.K have a gambling addiction and doctors should be asking patients about it in same way they do about alcohol and smoking. Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images. This is a very big problem indeed—especially when you factor in ...
Where Can You Find Help for Gambling Addiction?News Radio 710 KEEL
Totally consumed: Gambling addiction hurts more than just the check bookPetoskey News-Review
Gambling treatment group encouraging residents to seek help for addictionBeckley Register-Herald
The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration) -Bluefield Daily Telegraph -WWL First News
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Interview: The Making Of A Gambling Addict - Casino.Org News (blog)

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2017-03-15 06:14

Casino.Org News (blog)

Interview: The Making Of A Gambling Addict
Casino.Org News (blog)
Gambling addiction isn't just all about a lack of will power. We spoke to a therapist who specializes in treating addictions to find out what it really is about. Did you know that becoming addicted to gambling can actually cause your brain to ...

Watch for gambling addiction during March Madness - News8000.com - WKBT

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2017-03-14 15:51

News8000.com - WKBT

Watch for gambling addiction during March Madness
News8000.com - WKBT
LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - March Madness kicked-off Tuesday night, but be careful how much you bet. Health providers warn gambling can be a serious problem for some families. According to doctors at Gundersen Health System, gambling can spark the ...

Recent studies show gambling addiction much like alcoholism - Chillicothe Times-Bulletin (blog)

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2017-03-14 15:21

Recent studies show gambling addiction much like alcoholism
Chillicothe Times-Bulletin (blog)
PEKIN — The chime of a gambling machine may be just as enticing to a gambler as the swoosh of a beer bottle is to an alcoholic, and the effects of both vices can be overwhelming to those addicted. Bradley University Associate Professor of Psychology ...

Recent studies show gambling addiction can be much like alcoholism - East Peoria Times-Courier

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2017-03-14 15:09

Recent studies show gambling addiction can be much like alcoholism
East Peoria Times-Courier
PEKIN — The chime of a gambling machine may be just as enticing to a gambler as the swoosh of a beer bottle is to an alcoholic, and the effects of both vices ...

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Recent studies show gambling addiction can be much like alcoholism - Washington Times-Reporter

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2017-03-14 15:08

Recent studies show gambling addiction can be much like alcoholism
Washington Times-Reporter
PEKIN — The chime of a gambling machine may be just as enticing to a gambler as the swoosh of a beer bottle is to an alcoholic, and the effects of both vices ...
Video gambling activity on the rise in Pekin - News - Pekin Daily ...Pekin Daily Times

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Care home boss conned pensioner out of £9,000 to fund gambling ... - Plymouth Herald

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2017-03-14 10:05

Plymouth Herald

Care home boss conned pensioner out of £9,000 to fund gambling ...
Plymouth Herald
A care home boss conned a resident into £9000 of unnecessary cash withdrawals to fund her spiraling online gambling addiction, a jury has heard. The trial of ...
Saltash care home boss Sharon Smith said to have stolen £9,000 ...Cornwall Live

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Totally consumed: Gambling addiction hurts more than just the check book - Petoskey News-Review

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2017-03-13 18:58

Petoskey News-Review

Totally consumed: Gambling addiction hurts more than just the check book
Petoskey News-Review
“The insidiousness of gambling addiction is different than drugs or alcohol because in the beginning, it doesn't affect the body with disease like cirrhosis or esophageal issues or overdosing,” said Paula Musilek, who has been a gambling addiction ...

GOP health care plan would cut funds for opioid and gambling addiction treatment - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2017-03-13 18:57

Las Vegas Review-Journal

GOP health care plan would cut funds for opioid and gambling addiction treatment
Las Vegas Review-Journal
WASHINGTON — A Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act would cut mandates for coverage on addiction, prompting groups and lawmakers to urge the GOP to reconsider as their plan moves through Congress. Specifically, the replacement plan ...

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Where Can You Find Help for Gambling Addiction? - News Radio 710 KEEL

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2017-03-13 06:27

News Radio 710 KEEL

Where Can You Find Help for Gambling Addiction?
News Radio 710 KEEL
Gambling addiction is a problem in Louisiana and it's not getting better. Experts say it impacts more than 180-thousand people statewide. Janet Miller is the Director of the Louisiana Association on Compulsive Gambling and she says says gambling ...
How Can Healthcare Help Gambling AddictsNewsweek
Totally consumed: Gambling addiction hurts more than just the check bookPetoskey News-Review
Gambling treatment group encouraging residents to seek help for addictionBeckley Register-Herald
The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration) -Bluefield Daily Telegraph -The Conversation UK
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Gambling addicts made more than a million pleas for bookies and online casinos to ban them last year - The Sun

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2017-03-12 19:39

The Sun

Gambling addicts made more than a million pleas for bookies and online casinos to ban them last year
The Sun
“We require operators to take all reasonable steps to prevent those that have decided to self-exclude from gambling and receiving marketing material.” Figures obtained by The Sun also show a staggering rise in the number of incidents where punters ...

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Wests Tigers Tim Simona confesses cocaine abuse, gambling addiction - Yahoo7 News

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2017-03-12 01:50

Yahoo7 News

Wests Tigers Tim Simona confesses cocaine abuse, gambling addiction
Yahoo7 News
He said he was losing up to $5000 a weekend to gambling. Following the explosive claims, a former drug testing boss told 7 News action was needed. Simona admitted his drug habits began three years ago, with teammates on a Wests Tigers Mad Monday ...
Deregistered Wests Tigers centre Tim Simona opens up about gambling issuesNewshub
Tim Simona: Sex, drugs and my downfalldailytelegraph.com.au
NRL won't step in on payment advancesWide World of Sports

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Harrison County among the top counties seeking help for problem gambling - The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)

Gambling Addiction - Sat, 2017-03-11 23:08

The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)

Harrison County among the top counties seeking help for problem gambling
The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)
According to Davis-Walton, symptoms of gambling addiction can include the need to gamble with increasing amounts of money in order to achieve the desired excitement; becoming restless or irritable when attempting to cut down or stop gambling; repeated ...
1-800-GAMBLER helpline receives thousands of callsBluefield Daily Telegraph

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