Is your child addicted to gambling? The shocking rise in young problem gamblers

“There are also plenty of watered-down online casino-type games on websites or apps where no money changes hands. Parents tend to assume these are safe for children to play but that’s not the case, says Dr Bowden-Jones. Children can get near-miss sensations and the same emotions (the highs and lows) a gambler gets, even though they are not losing anything. ‘It’s still roulette. It still excites them,’ she says.”

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