youth gambling

Lottery tickets aren’t child’s play

Published: 8Dec2016

Lottery tickets may be fun-filled and exciting presents, but they are not suitable gifts for minors. Studies suggest that gambling is a popular yet risky activity among youth. Additionally,...

Lottery tickets not suitable gifts for minors: message of Youth Gambling Centre's holiday campaign

Published: 27Nov2015

Lottery tickets should not be purchased as holiday gifts for children, stresses the International Centre for Youth Gambling in their 2015 Holiday Campaign, now underway....

New York Times speaks to Dr. Derevensky regarding internet gambling, fantasy sports betting

Published: 20Oct2015

"Today, young men, the most susceptible to becoming problem gamblers, are using the internet to risk thousands of dollars daily on sports without the legally mandated safeguards that casinos and...