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Flash Backs of My Past With Mental Health, Undiagnosed . . . .

“Sometimes we have to look back and remember what life was like before being finally diagnosed with a mental and emotional illness.  It is at times still difficult for me to talk about. 1,377 more words

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NS gambling revenues jump 2 years after prevention program cancelled

A spike in revenues from ticket lotteries and video lottery terminals (VLTs) boosted the Nova Scotia Provincial Lotteries and Casino Corporation’s revenue by more than $40 million in the last year. 347 more words


Gambling reform? Don't bet on it

From the Age, July 15 2016

by Greg Baum

When Nick Xenophon and Andrew Wilkie announced their mission to loosen the nexus between gambling and sport in Australia on Thursday, it was not hard to imagine that in the offices of some corporate bookies, the first thing they did was to frame a market on the likelihood of the politicians’ success, complete with cash-back options and bonus bets. 855 more words

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Another Review of My Book, Addicted To Dimes . . .

” How does a good girl go bad? Based on a true story, told in the author’s own words, without polish or prose, this haunting tale of addiction, family secrets, abuse, sexual misconduct, destruction, crime and….

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Gambling Addiction: Can A Limit Play Program Help Stop Gambling Problems?

So I came across an interesting article yesterday about addicted gambling and a program on slot machines being tested in a Boston, MA casino in the popular recovery magazine The Fix, written by  1,010 more words

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