Problem gambling "like a new disease"

Chene, Christine
July 2005
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/5/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 1, p21
Academic Journal
Discusses the National Survey of Gambling Problems in Canada conducted by Doctor Brian Cox and colleagues in 2005. Problems associated with problem gambling; Percentage of Canadians who gambled in 2002 according to Statistics Canada; Remarks from Cox on the results of the study; Annual cost associated with compulsive gambling according to the Public Health Agency of Canada.


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