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UMass Amherst receives new funding to continue gambling impact research - February 04, 2020
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission has awarded a renewable contract to a University of Massachusetts Amherst team to continue groundbreaking research into the socioeconomic impacts of introducing casino gambling in the state.
Siblings of people with gambling disorder display increased impulsivity, risky decision-making - October 09, 2019
Biological siblings of people with gambling disorder also display markers of increased impulsivity and risk-taking, according to a new UBC psychology study. The findings, published today in Neuropsychopharmacology, suggest people with gambling disorder - a psychiatric term for serious gambling problems - may have pre-existing genetic vulnerabilities to the illness.
Researchers find link between frequently trading cryptocurrency and problem gambling - March 11, 2019
Researchers at the Center for Gambling Studies at Rutgers University-New Brunswick's School of Social Work have found a link between frequently trading cryptocurrency -- a digital and virtual currency -- and problem gambling.
Nonprofit bets Asian-American students can learn to avoid unhealthy gambling - November 26, 2018
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Study provides vital clues into biology of gambling addiction - January 03, 2017
Gambling addiction activates the same brain pathways as drug and alcohol cravings, suggests new research.
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