The holidays can bring a lot of stress, unrealistic expectations, and difficult emotions. Instead of being a time of happiness and togetherness, it can be a time of loneliness and longing for things to be better than how they are. This can be an especially hard time for those who are experiencing gambling addiction, as well as those with a loved one who is addicted to gambling.
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When a person has a gambling addiction, it does not only affect the individual, but all the people who are close to them. In fact, it’s estimated that one problem gambler affects at least seven other people, which could include a spouse, children, family members, and friends.
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