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Tribe offers gambling addiction services - The Columbian

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-08-20 07:18

The Columbian

Tribe offers gambling addiction services
The Columbian
Anyone struggling with a gambling addiction can seek help from three certified counselors who work for the Cowlitz Tribe. Kara Fox-LaRose, ilani president and general manager, said the counseling will operate autonomously from casino influence. “The ...

Lake County Uses Gambling Revenue to Fight Gambling Addictions - USA Online Casino News (blog)

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-08-20 03:07

USA Online Casino News (blog)

Lake County Uses Gambling Revenue to Fight Gambling Addictions
USA Online Casino News (blog)
While many cities that have gaming machines use the revenue to spend on empty spaces in the budget, there is one county in Illinois northeast of Chicago that uses revenue from gaming machines to help its residents fight gambling addictions. And, that ...

With new law in effect, gambling addiction a concern - The Dominion Post

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-08-19 09:08

The Dominion Post

With new law in effect, gambling addiction a concern
The Dominion Post
MORGANTOWN — Football fans are gearing up for the season and, this year, gamblers can lay down a few dollars on their favorites as a new law makes sport betting legal in West Virginia. That's not good news for everyone, though. “I think gambling ...

Children and addicts need protection from online gambling - Financial Times

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-08-19 05:53

Financial Times

Children and addicts need protection from online gambling
Financial Times
In 2011, a DoJ lawyer opined that the Wire Act no longer applied to all online gambling. That decision not only defied decades of legal precedent and circumvented Congress, it deprived minors and addicts of protection from the industry's predatory ...

Gambling addiction set off Vegas massacre - Albuquerque Journal

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-08-19 00:08

Gambling addiction set off Vegas massacre
Albuquerque Journal
The truth is that Stephen Paddock was a gambling addict whose life was destroyed by his gambling addiction. Several psychologists, including Phillip Kronk, M.S., Ph.D., have described Paddock as a gambling addict whose life was out of control.

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Cash Converters employee stole £2k to fund his online gambling addiction - Huddersfield Examiner

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-08-17 10:09

Huddersfield Examiner

Cash Converters employee stole £2k to fund his online gambling addiction
Huddersfield Examiner
A pawn shop employee stole more than £2,000 when his gambling addiction spiralled out of control. Callum Simms owed 11 loan companies cash and was no longer able to pay back the huge debts he'd accumulated.

Businesses should intervene early over gambling addicts say police after employee stole from his company - Isle of Man Today

Gambling Addiction - Fri, 2018-08-17 06:58

Isle of Man Today

Businesses should intervene early over gambling addicts say police after employee stole from his company
Isle of Man Today
That's the message from police after a finance manager was jailed for stealing more than £500,000 from his employer. Police say they have investigated a small number of incidents in recent years in which people with gambling problems had stolen from ...

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

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-08-15 08:00

Casino.Org News

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

Gambling Addiction - 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

Gambling Addiction - 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

Gambling Addiction - 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

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-08-14 08:32

Express.co.uk

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

Gambling Addiction - 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

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-08-13 22:44

Heavy.com

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 ...

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

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-08-13 17:17

WCBE 90.5 FM

Legalized Gambling Could Increase Number Of Problem Gamblers
WCBE 90.5 FM
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

Gambling Addiction - 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

Gambling Addiction - 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

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-08-13 03:06

WOSU

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

Gambling Addiction - Sun, 2018-08-12 23:37

GGRAsia

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

Gambling Addiction - 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 ...