Dealt a bad hand: Pathological gamblers are also at risk for mental health disorders. Pathological gamblers are risking more than their money, they are also three times more likely to commit suicide than non-betters. A new Montreal inter-university study has shown these gamblers are also plagued by personality disorders. These findings, published in a recent …∞
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Image via Wikipedia Dr Robert L. Custer identified six types of gamblers: Professional gamblers make their living by gambling and thus consider it a profession. They are skilled in the games they choose to play and are able to control both the amount of money and time spent gambling. Thus, professional gamblers are not addicted …∞