Skin betting: Children as young as 11 introduced to gambling

Author: HS

An extremely eye-opening article looking into the dangers of online gaming easily leading to gambling in children as young as 11 years old.

The young man featured in the video explains that he has been gambling online since he was 15 years old. Now studying at Bangor University, he describes points during his studies where he has 'struggled to buy food' due to losing large sums of money online.

The article gives a great insight into how accessible this form of online gambling can be to all ages; while also looking into the detrimental effects that can be caused when these behaviours and games become an addiction.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-42311533

Gambling is a very serious addiction and one of many addictions that can be helped through Hypnotherapy.


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