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Gambling Addiction: The Sensible Years, Studied In Twins - Science Trends

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-11-09 12:16

Science Trends

Gambling Addiction: The Sensible Years, Studied In Twins
Science Trends
For some young people, the transition to adulthood also means starting a career as a gambler. Researchers have discovered that genes are also involved. In the beginning, it is the profit and the powerful feeling of having defeated the machine, the ...

Boomer Esiason: Former WFAN Co-Host Craig Carton A 'Cautionary Tale' For Gambling Addiction - SportsHandle.com

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-11-09 11:41

SportsHandle.com

Boomer Esiason: Former WFAN Co-Host Craig Carton A 'Cautionary Tale' For Gambling Addiction
SportsHandle.com
At least in part, or in large part, due to gambling addiction, specifically casino table games such as blackjack. When federal agents knocked on Carton's door in Sept. 2017 before the sun rose, the show that had run since 2007 effectively ended. Co ...

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Betting adverts are fuelling addiction in young, bosses told - The Times

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-11-08 18:01

The Times

Betting adverts are fuelling addiction in young, bosses told
The Times
The head of the Gambling Commission has warned betting company executives that their advertising is putting young people at risk of addiction. Neil McArthur, the commission's chief executive, told the regulator's Raising Standards conference in ...

Boomer Esiason on Craig Carton: 'That's what a gambling addiction can do to you' - SNY.tv

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-11-08 11:25

SNY.tv

Boomer Esiason on Craig Carton: 'That's what a gambling addiction can do to you'
SNY.tv
He's destroyed a lot of people in his wake, and that's what a gambling addiction can do to you." Carton, 49, was found guilty on Wednesday on three charges -- securities fraud, wire fraud and conspiracy to commit fraud -- for his role in a Ponzi scheme.
WFAN's Boomer Esiason 'saddened' by Craig Carton conviction, hopes for eventual redemptionNJ.com
Boomer Esiason and WFAN morning team reflect on ex-host Craig Carton's conviction on federal fraud chargesNewsday

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Their Story: How a gambling addiction can overpower everything - Kamloops Matters

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-11-07 19:14

Their Story: How a gambling addiction can overpower everything
Kamloops Matters
Revealing why people choose to try and continue using drugs or gambling is one way of understanding how addiction affects so many people in our community. They are someone's son/daughter, husband/wife, father/mother, brother/sister, uncle/aunt, ...

Leeds announced as home of groundbreaking NHS clinic for gambling addiction - Yorkshire Evening Post

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-11-06 09:48

Yorkshire Evening Post

Leeds announced as home of groundbreaking NHS clinic for gambling addiction
Yorkshire Evening Post
Matt Gaskell, a consultant psychologist for addiction services at Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, said: “Gambling addiction has a devastating effect on people's lives and those around them, including their loved ones. “Those diagnosed ...

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I was a gambling addict at 12. Without a change in the law, more lives will be ruined - Metro

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-11-06 09:31

Metro

I was a gambling addict at 12. Without a change in the law, more lives will be ruined
Metro
The news that Minister for Sport Tracey Crouch has resigned over government delays to a maximum stake for fixed-odds betting terminals from £100 to £2 is commendable yet upsetting. It should not have taken her resignation to bring the government's ...

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EDITORIAL: Effective plan needed to tackle evils of gambling addiction - Asahi Shimbun

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-11-05 23:29

Asahi Shimbun

EDITORIAL: Effective plan needed to tackle evils of gambling addiction
Asahi Shimbun
An estimated 3.2 million people in Japan are suspected to have become addicted to certain types of gambling, including pachinko, bicycle racing and horse racing, at least once. Last month, a new basic law to deal with the serious social problem of ...

Gambling addiction clinic set to serve north of England - BBC News

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-11-05 18:19

Gambling addiction clinic set to serve north of England
BBC News
An NHS clinic for gambling addiction, the only one outside London, is set to be based in Leeds. The new service is to provide a range of treatments for severe or complex gambling problems. It is expected to open in 2019, funded by an annual £1.2m grant ...

Gambling addiction clinic set to serve north of England - BBC News

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-11-05 18:19

BBC News

Gambling addiction clinic set to serve north of England
BBC News
An NHS clinic for gambling addiction, the only one outside London, is set to be based in Leeds. The new service is to provide a range of treatments for severe or complex gambling problems. It is expected to open in 2019, funded by an annual £1.2m grant ...

Sky to cap gambling ads with one-per-break rule - Warc

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-11-05 18:08

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Sky to cap gambling ads with one-per-break rule
Warc
Sky is planning to slash the number of gambling ads it carries in the wake of growing unease over gambling addiction and the amount of betting in sport. The pay-TV company will set a limit of one gambling ad per commercial break on all its channels ...
Gambling ads to be limited on SkyCalvinAyre.com
Sky to Limit Gambling Ads to One per Commercial Break from New Premier League SeasonCasino News Daily

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Philip Hammond accused of prioritising jobs over gambling addicts - Sky News

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-11-05 17:30

Sky News

Philip Hammond accused of prioritising jobs over gambling addicts
Sky News
Mrs Morgan told Mr Hammond his promotion of an "orderly transition" will not help "the expected 300 people a day who may end up taking their lives, suffer mental health problems from gambling addiction". But the chancellor told the committee: "There ...
FOBTs: Hammond is 'placing bookmakers' jobs over gamblers' lives'The Guardian
Budget pledge to cut taxes for 32million workers could be SCRAPPED if there is a No-Deal Brexit warns Chancellor ...Daily Mail
Hammond defends decision on timing of gambling machine stake limitAOL UK

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FOBTs: Hammond is 'placing bookmakers' jobs over gamblers' lives' - The Guardian

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-11-05 12:14

Sky News

FOBTs: Hammond is 'placing bookmakers' jobs over gamblers' lives'
The Guardian
The chancellor is prioritising jobs in the gambling industry over the lives of addicts by delaying a cut in maximum stakes on fixed-odds betting terminals, the chair of an influential committee of MPs has said. Nicky Morgan, who chairs the Treasury ...
Philip Hammond accused of prioritising jobs over gambling addictsSky News
Budget pledge to cut taxes for 32million workers could be SCRAPPED if there is a No-Deal Brexit warns Chancellor ...Daily Mail
Hammond defends decision on timing of gambling machine stake limitAOL UK
BBC News
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Bishop's concern for youth after government delays new gambling restriction - Anglicannews

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-11-05 08:22

Anglicannews

Bishop's concern for youth after government delays new gambling restriction
Anglicannews
He said that the health consequences of gambling addiction was costing Britain's National Health Service an estimated £260m to £1.2bn bill a year, including the cost of 100 addicts who have been hospitalised. He lamented that there was only one ...

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Commercial Feature: Tunf shows their dedication to highlighting gambling addiction problems - Warrington Guardian

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-11-05 05:22

Warrington Guardian

Commercial Feature: Tunf shows their dedication to highlighting gambling addiction problems
Warrington Guardian
Commercial Feature: Tunf shows their dedication to highlighting gambling addiction problems. By Commercial Content: Editor. Commercial Feature: Tunf shows their dedication to highlighting gambling addiction problems ...

Cheating and gambling addicted Aalden is put through a lie detector test - New Idea

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-11-05 03:52

New Idea

Cheating and gambling addicted Aalden is put through a lie detector test
New Idea
When the test results come through, unfortunately it's found he has been deceptive in all of his answers. He has indeed attempted sexual conduct with other women and he has been gambling and is not willing to undergo gambling addiction treatment.

Pueblo, lottery board are both wrong on sports betting - Albuquerque Journal

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-11-04 23:03

Pueblo, lottery board are both wrong on sports betting
Albuquerque Journal
Canada, Australia and Britain have been flooded with online sports betting, and the newspapers are full of articles about the spectacular damage done to teens and young adults by the pervasive advertising and resulting addiction to sports betting. We ...

Legalized gambling is the last thing Illinois needs - Chicago Tribune

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-11-04 06:01

Chicago Tribune

Legalized gambling is the last thing Illinois needs
Chicago Tribune
In exchange for a minor cut of the profits, state and local governments will be forced to pick up the social costs of promoting gambling. These are the costs of gambling addiction, bankruptcy, crime, services to families affected by problem gamblers ...