Many studies suggest that the rate of problem gambling in college students is alarmingly high, with one stating it affects as many as six percent of students. That’s more than double the rate of the general population.
Super Bowl gambling is very popular, but for problem gamblers, it can pose a dangerous risk. Find tips for how to stay in recovery from gambling addiction.
You may be surprised to learn that active members of the military and veterans are vulnerable to problem gambling and the consequences of addiction.
Gambling addiction knows no social or economic boundaries, and studies have shown that addiction rates are currently rising for seniors. As the baby boomer generation begins to move to retirement, experts believe this number will continue to rise, which presents a major socioeconomic problem that is likely to only get worse.
KnowTheOdds launches its latest problem gambling ebook, “The Hidden Addiction.” Find out more about how this addiction affects people without our knowledge.
You may blame yourself for a family member or friend’s gambling addiction. Find out more about problem gambling and how to stop blaming yourself.