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Medical Study: Different Brain Chemistry in Problem Gamblers

A study presented in Berlin found the opioid center of the brain works different in people with an addiction to gambling than with volunteers. The article presents the facts pretty plainly, but the implications back up two other observations. First,

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Va Lottery Director talks about Gambling Problems

Virginia lottery Executive Director Paula Otto wrote an opinion piece in the Richmond Times Dispatch for Gambling Awareness Month 2015. Her words and advise to those who need help are

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What’s it like to come to treatment?

It can be intimidating to come to a place where you don't know anyone, and don't know what you're getting into. A former patient shared his experiences a few months ago on our YouTube Channel - he thought his experience might help

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Bob Cabaniss On NBC 4

Almost 4 percent of the U.S. population has a gambling problem, and with more casinos coming to Maryland, some experts worry that gambling is going to become an addiction for a lot of people throughout the D.C. region. Williamsville Wellness Founder

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Richmond Times Dispatch Article

At 20, Joseph Curci has lost $40,000 to gambling since he started playing poker with friends five years ago. Then he started hitting the racetrack near his New Jersey home. Sports betting came next. Before long, his addiction was blowing through

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Featured on MTV’s True Life: I’m a Gambler

Whether betting on sports, black jack, or online poker, many of us enjoy the occasional chance to turn loose change into mad money. But for nine million Americans — gambling is a dangerous preoccupation that’s causing massive debt, damaged

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Our Executive Director Quoted in New York Post

Liberty could get up to $1M from Foxwoods In a league where every revenue dollar counts, the Liberty yesterday announced a multiyear sponsorship deal with Foxwoods Resorts Casino that will give the Connecticut gambling giant prominent placement on

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Brief Article: Benefits of Exercise in Addiction Recovery

This brief article states the variety of benefits that come from exercise. Regular exercise is beneficial for those with issues in various forms of addiction, alcoholism, drug abuse, anxiety, depression, and other mental afflictions. To read

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The Most Important Lesson by Mark Black

No matter what obstacles life inevitably throws in your way, the most important lesson to respect is that of perseverance. Do everything in your power to incorporate this into your life and… -NEVER stop running down your

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Brief Article: NYTimes: Lucrative Gambling Pits Tribe Against Tribe

From The New York Times: Lucrative Gambling Pits Tribe Against Tribe Plans for two tribal casinos are drawing fierce opposition from nearby tribes with casinos that they say will be hurt by the newcomers. To read more, Click

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