Category Archives: Blog

Video: How to Talk to A Problem Gambler

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  Divorce In a survey of nearly 400 Gamblers Anonymous members, 28 percent reported being either separated or divorced as a direct result of their gambling problems.   The National Gambling Impact Study Commission reported

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Video: Gambler Loses $14 Million on Slots

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You don’t have to lose millions to have a gambling problem. Continue to read our blog and website for information on compulsive gambling and start thinking about how you can help the problem gambler in your

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Affordable Care Act: The Number of People Seeking Addiction Treatment Could Double

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The number of people seeking addiction treatment could double under the Affordable Care Act, the Associated Press reports. Under the new law, four million people with drug and alcohol problems will become eligible for insurance coverage. The surge

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Red Lion Launches New Work for Responsible Gambling Council

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Red Lion launches new work for Responsible Gambling Council September 25, 2013 | Rebecca Harris Red Lion has launched its first campaign for the Responsible Gambling Council, a non-profit organization dedicated to problem gambling

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Problem Thinking in Gambling

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Problem thinking: Heuristics and cognitive bias in gambling Once when I was playing roulette at my local casino, there was a run of seven reds in a row. I rarely bet by colour myself, but while I was laying my many 50 pence chips all over the

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Gambling Matters

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By: Michael Cocchiola, Williamsville Wellness Gambling can take a strong hold on people’s lives, especially when it turns into an addiction. Many people don’t understand gambling addiction, but those who have suffered or suffer from it, know

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Disney is Getting Out of The Slot Machine Business

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Disney to withdraw Star Wars machines October 29, 2013 by Stewart Darkin Disney plans to phase out Star Wars and Marvel slot machines in the US, reports the New York Times. A Disney representative told the NY Times the decision to phase out

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