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Losing Everything to Gambling Addiction

More older Americans are problem gamblers, but are they betting against their health, too?

En español l "It was like electronic heroin," Maureen O'Connor said of the machine she thought she could beat. "You know, the more you did, the more you needed — and the more it wasn't satisfied." … Back to Article

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