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Learn Why March is Problem Gambling Awareness Month

March is Problem Gambling Awareness Month! PGAM is a grassroots campaign that is promoted by the National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) state affiliates, members, state agencies, the gaming industry, recovery groups, and healthcare organizations. This group of dedicated individuals hold conferences, air Public Service Announcements, provide counselor trainings, host health screening days, run social […]

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How to Get Set Before You (Virtually) Bet

As the world continues to face the COVID-19 pandemic, people are more reliant on technology and virtual experiences to do everyday things like work, exercise, or even grocery shop. Now, you can do all of that without having to leave your home, keeping yourself and others safe. Virtual reality technology has also reached the gambling […]

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A Winning Strategy This Super Bowl Season

Although sports betting is not legal in Ohio, small wagers on the odds of the Super Bowl with friends or coworkers can be fun and harmless. But for some, that small bet can be detrimental — to their bank accounts, family and friends, and physical and mental health. That’s why this Super Bowl season, Get […]

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Healthy Habits Tip of the Day

Did you know that research suggests it takes 21 days to form a habit? This year, Get Set Before You Bet wants to encourage you to prioritize self-care and awareness in the New Year with 21 days of healthy habits. Tip of the Day #1: Start Screen-Free Sundays. For the first-ever tip of the day, […]

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Five Ways to Get Organized This Year

January is the start of a new year, and also “Get Organized Month”! Getting organized at the start of the year is a great way to set-up the rest of the year for success. Studies have shown that being organized can improve your physical and mental health. According to WebMD, getting clutter under control can […]

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New Year, New You

The start of a new year is the perfect opportunity to wipe the slate clean and start working toward new goals. Whether you have a long list to conquer or just a few top priorities, it is important to get a plan in place to help you work towards achieving what you set out to […]

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Do you know why March is #ProblemGambling Awareness Month? Learn about its importance and how to get involved in this week’s blog. #BeforeYouBet #PGAM #AwarenessPlusAction http://beforeyoubet.org/blog

The 18th Annual Problem Gambling Conference, presented by the Problem Gambling Network of Ohio, starts next week! It will be held virtually every Tuesday and Thursday during March 2021, which is Problem Gambling Awareness Month. Learn more: https://pgnohio.org/conference/conference.html