Author Archives: Neva

Video Gaming a Gateway to Gambling? A Recent Study Appears to Show Evidence to Back This Claim

Candy Crush is fun. So are thousands of other video games you can download onto your smartphone, tablet, and other devices. For many, these games are an outlet to disconnect from the monotony of daily life and can be indulging and rewarding. Video gaming, like gambling, is not intrinsically bad or dangerous. While some have […]

Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey Encourages All Women to Get Screened During Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Please go to our website to read how Gambling may affect a woman’s ability to care for her preventative needs. October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Do not neglect your health. Get Screened Today. Women experiencing gambling related problems often engage in other risky behaviors like alcohol, smoking and illicit substance use. These are […]