Addictive drugs and gambling rewire neural circuits in similar ways. ... Addictive
substances keep the brain so awash in dopamine that it eventually adapts by ...
May 12, 2012 ... Gambling is one of the most popular pastimes for people today. But how do we
explain the behavior of persons who continue to gamble despite ...
But before they get to this point, they will experience a few other feelings that
combine to cement their gambling addiction. The illusion of being able to control
Oct 27, 2015 ... ... become addicted to gambling. The activity of gambling is such a huge
phenomenon across the globe. It comes in so many shapes and sizes.
Gambling is a diverse activity, so different types of gambling addiction exist as
well. It is not always obvious when someone is addicted to gambling. Contrary to
Gambling addiction—also known as pathological gambling, compulsive .... when
gambling is no longer a part of your life, these problems will still remain, so it's ...
Dec 5, 2013 ... Most research on compulsive gambling focuses on the psychological, biological,
or even moral profiles of gambling addicts—but the real ...
Sep 4, 2012 ... Luhrmann adds that until reading Addiction by Design, she “hadn't realized
gambling was so much about the experience” of playing, rather ...
And because gambling has spread throughout the country so fast, very few of us
... People can become addicted to any and all forms of gambling; however, ...
May 12, 2011 ... Yet, in doing so, DSM-5's authors must mythologize gambling addiction to match
conventional fantasies about drug addiction, which is far more ...