Gambling and health
Gambling and Health
Gambling can affect more than your finances. Find out
more about associated issues and concerns.
Problems associated with gambling usually impact many
areas of life and can be compounded by other habits and feelings.
Just being aware that this might be happening can allow you to
start thinking about what you might like to change, or who can
Feeling blue? - Many gamblers
say that they have experienced "low mood" or feeling flat. This
might have been going on before they started gambling, or it may be
something that has happened since they started. To find out more
take a look at our feeling blue page.
Alcohol and gambling -
Drinking alcohol and gambling can lead to spending more time and
money than planned. Find out more about drinking and gambling.
Anxiety and gambling -
Sometimes gambling can lead to concerns, which can include feelings
of stress and anxiety. Find out more about anxiety and
Smoking and gambling -
Smoking and gambling go together for many gamblers. Find out more
about patterns of smoking and gambling.