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Brain Abnormalities In Gamblers Different From Drug Addicts

By Shawn Dwyer

A new study has shown that gambling addicts don't have the same brain alterations as abusers of cocaine or heroin. MORE  

I Came Out the Other Side

By Tony Kelly

I am an ex-gambling addict and professional footballer who made it out of my addictions. MORE  

New York State Lags In Dealing With Gambling Addiction

By Shawn Dwyer

Despite making more than any other state from gambling, New York lags behind gaming meccas like Nevada and New Jersey in funding addiction treatment. MORE  

Serial Fraudster Blames Return to Jail on Gambling Addiction

By Desiree Bowie

Shaun Nixon is currently behind bars for his fourth fraud conviction in seven years. MORE  

Alcohol, Internet Gambling Addictions Skyrocket in Japan

By Paul Gaita

A recent survey showed a sharp rise in addictions that are further exacerbated by social stigma. MORE  

Wealthy Gambling Addict Sues UK Casino Over Huge Losses

By Paul Gaita

Nora Al-Daher has gambled away as much as £7 million at various London casinos in a single evening alone. MORE  

New Study Finds Link Between Gambling and Homelessness

By John Lavitt

The homeless are nine times more likely to have experienced some form of gambling addiction, according to researchers. MORE  

Morning Roundup: June 10, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Footballer John Harston reveals gambling addiction, charter school principal charged with cocaine possession, and man attacks brother with pot plants. MORE  

John Daly Lost $55 Million To Gambling Addiction

By Shawn Dwyer

The former British Open champion and all-around wild man used tax returns to estimate his gargantuan losses. MORE  

Morning Roundup: June 2, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

John Daly admits losing $90 million to casinos, Roy Hargrove sentenced for cocaine possession, and U.K. recognizes drugs as part of its economy. MORE  

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