Teenage Gambling Epidemic Ahead

February 22, 2019 mike 0

7.8% of Children have PTSD due to Bullying & Violence A Study published in the Lancet today states that “Tens of thousands” of UK children now have PTSD due to bullying and violence. 7.8% percent of people under the age of 18 3 out of 10 children experience some kind of trauma […]

Live Gambling Support Initiatives

Planned Projects

February 18, 2019 mike 1

Gambling Block APP There are a handful of Gambling Block APPs out there, but some of them don’t even work properly. And it’s widely agreed that putting barriers in place is the first thing that MUST be done. So let’s build our own, shall we? One of the largest internet […]

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Watching Gambling inside a MRI Scanner

February 21, 2019 mike 0

      Watch Tony Franklin’s brain get excited even thinking about Gambling in this amazing BBC Panorama documentary. It clearly shows the reward system lighting up (obviously prior to the prefrontal cortex shutdown phase).    

Future Gambling Support Projects

Live Projects

February 15, 2019 mike 0

Online Recovery Community GamHelp is a community for problem Gamblers and the people close to them. It’s an independent support network that can be used on its own, or to complement existing actitivies like counselling, the NHS, GA and Gamcare in order to assist short & long term recovery. The […]

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Appendix VI – Prefrontal Cortex Research Links

February 15, 2019 mike 0

If you haven’t read the book yet then this post won’t mean much to you. But here is just a small selection of articles and tests regarding PFC interference or shutdown. A search of Google Scholar and other resources suggest there could be in the region of 100+ studies with […]

Gambling Treatment

Treatment – Updates

February 15, 2019 mike 0

In light of the astonishing information covered in the book, we will be revamping the treatment section with fresh information over the coming months. Watch this space!