Gambling Addiction

The UK National Health Service To Open First-Ever Gambling Addiction Clinic For Youth - OPEN MINDS

Sun, 2019-08-18 21:00
The UK National Health Service To Open First-Ever Gambling Addiction Clinic For Youth  OPEN MINDS

On June 24, 2019, the United Kingdom National Health *Service* (NHS) announced plans to open a gambling treatment clinic for children and young adults aged ...

TV finally wakes up to epidemic of gambling addiction - Independent.ie

Sun, 2019-08-18 19:30
TV finally wakes up to epidemic of gambling addiction  Independent.ie

Having written about it in this paper for many years, I am happy to see the recent surge in TV programmes about the online gambling phenomenon - though I am ...

Problem gambling leaves loved ones searching for help as newlywed calls for more support for partners - ABC News

Sun, 2019-08-18 18:37
Problem gambling leaves loved ones searching for help as newlywed calls for more support for partners  ABC News

Just six weeks after Ahalya Krishinan's dream wedding she discovered her husband had a severe gambling addiction and her happy newlywed life took a turn ...

UK gambling trap warning for Chinese students far from home - South China Morning Post

Sun, 2019-08-18 18:30
UK gambling trap warning for Chinese students far from home  South China Morning Post

Chinese students heading to a UK university this autumn should be made aware of the risks posed by unfettered access to casinos and online gaming, ...

Betfair owner Flutter 'lured problem gambler Antonio Parente with £20000' - The Times

Sat, 2019-08-17 17:01
Betfair owner Flutter 'lured problem gambler Antonio Parente with £20000'  The Times

The owner of Paddy Power and Betfair has been accused of lavishing trips to football games and the Grand National on a gambling addict to encourage him to ...

Six signs your partner could be hiding a gambling addiction - Mirror Online

Sat, 2019-08-17 11:16
Six signs your partner could be hiding a gambling addiction  Mirror Online

EXCLUSIVE: Addicts treated for low self-esteem, depression, anxiety, stress, drug problems and poor sleep can be as young as 10.

Five-pound notes and free pints used to lure students into gambling - The Guardian

Sat, 2019-08-17 07:26
Five-pound notes and free pints used to lure students into gambling  The Guardian

Students at prestigious UK universities are being recruited to promote betting apps on campus and, in some cases, are handing out free cash to entice others to ...

Canzano: Oregon Lottery readies to offer sports gambling - OregonLive

Fri, 2019-08-16 16:26
Canzano: Oregon Lottery readies to offer sports gambling  OregonLive

Oregon Lottery Scoreboard will eventually include betting kiosks.

Amanda didn't know her partner was addicted to gambling. Here's how she rebuilt her finances - ABC News

Fri, 2019-08-16 13:17
Amanda didn't know her partner was addicted to gambling. Here's how she rebuilt her finances  ABC News

Amanda* was left with hardly a cent to her name, and substantial debts, because of her ex-partner's gambling addiction. Here's how you can rebuild following a ...

Amanda didn't know her partner was addicted to gambling. Here's how she rebuilt her finances - ABC News

Fri, 2019-08-16 13:17
Amanda didn't know her partner was addicted to gambling. Here's how she rebuilt her finances  ABC News

Amanda* was left with hardly a cent to her name, and substantial debts, because of her ex-partner's gambling addiction. Here's how you can rebuild following a ...

Ross Kemp meets gambling addict teacher who blew £127k in just 26 minutes playing online roulette - The Sun

Fri, 2019-08-16 05:54
Ross Kemp meets gambling addict teacher who blew £127k in just 26 minutes playing online roulette  The Sun

ROSS Kemp was left stunned after he met a gambling addict who revealed he blew £127,000 in just 26 minutes playing online roulette. Alex's addiction spiralled ...

Online Addictions: A Symptom Of The Times - Forbes

Fri, 2019-08-16 01:18
Online Addictions: A Symptom Of The Times  Forbes

A few years ago, in a course I taught a course in media studies we covered an American-Israeli produced documentary, Web Junkie (2013), which focusses on ...

Time to kick betting firm sponsorships into touch - The Times

Thu, 2019-08-15 17:01
Time to kick betting firm sponsorships into touch  The Times

Scottish football need not be surprised by yesterday's announcement that Ladbrokes is to abandon it next summer. The betting company's decision not to renew ...

GVC rides out fixed-odds storm and raises forecast - The Times

Thu, 2019-08-15 17:00
GVC rides out fixed-odds storm and raises forecast  The Times

The gambling group behind Ladbrokes and Sportingbet has upgraded its full-year profit forecast after mitigating the impact of stringent new gaming machine ...

Legal sports betting in Iowa starts at noon Aug. 15 - KCRG

Thu, 2019-08-15 03:19
Legal sports betting in Iowa starts at noon Aug. 15  KCRG

WATERLOO, Iowa (KCRG) - Starting Thursday at noon, people in Iowa can start placing bets on sports at all but one of the state-regulated casinos.

GVC raises profit forecast after limiting impact of tougher betting rules - The Times

Thu, 2019-08-15 02:00
GVC raises profit forecast after limiting impact of tougher betting rules  The Times

The gambling group behind Ladbrokes and Sportingbet has upgraded its full-year profit forecast after mitigating the impact of stringent new gaming machine ...

Thursday's papers: Unread crime reports, slot machines in hospitals, the sun returns - YLE News

Thu, 2019-08-15 00:48
Thursday's papers: Unread crime reports, slot machines in hospitals, the sun returns  YLE News

The press reveals how Finnish police missed 2000 child sex abuse tip-offs, policy review at Veikkaus, and the last of summer.

Thursday's papers: Unread crime reports, slot machines in hospitals, and the sun returns - YLE News

Thu, 2019-08-15 00:48
Thursday's papers: Unread crime reports, slot machines in hospitals, and the sun returns  YLE News

The press reveals how Finnish police missed 2000 child sex tip-offs, why Veikkaus is reviewing policies, and the last of summer.

TV tonight: Bear Grylls takes Narendra Modi into the wild - The Guardian

Wed, 2019-08-14 23:00
TV tonight: Bear Grylls takes Narendra Modi into the wild  The Guardian

The SAS survivalist buddies up with India's prime minister. Plus: Ross Kemp examines online gambling addiction. Here's what to watch this evening.

TV tonight: Bear Grylls takes Narendra Modi into the wild - The Guardian

Wed, 2019-08-14 23:00
TV tonight: Bear Grylls takes Narendra Modi into the wild  The Guardian

The SAS survivalist buddies up with India's prime minister. Plus: Ross Kemp examines online gambling addiction. Here's what to watch this evening.