Addicted: Addicted to Gambling, 1st Edition

  • John Allen
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  • ISBN-10: 1682825701
  • ISBN-13: 9781682825709
  • DDC: 616.85
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released August 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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As legalized gambling spreads in the United States, the problem of gambling addiction is likely to get worse. Research shows that people become addicted to gambling for physiological, psychological, and emotional reasons. This book presents a realistic picture of addiction, the effects of addiction on people’s lives, and how addiction can be overcome.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: The Gambling High.
1: A Surprisingly Powerful Addiction.
2: Why Gambling Is Addictive.
3: How Does Someone Become Addicted to Gambling?.
4: A Gambling Addict’s Daily Struggle.
5: Overcoming a Gambling Addiction.
Source Notes.
Get Help and Information.
For Further Research.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.