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Gambling Video Streams Are Booming. What Is the Impact?

Gambling entertainment has moved far beyond just poker. Gambling streams have recently risen in popularity on video game streaming platforms like Twitch, where content creators play slots and other gambling games for audiences of hundreds of thousands of people in exchange for sponsorships. Some streamers have played in online cryptocurrency casinos that are outside the […]

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Here’s Why The U.K. Has Banned Gambling Ads With Celebrities

Gambling advertisements in the United Kingdom(UK) that feature celebrities, sports stars, and social media influencers will no longer be allowed under a new ruling designed to “safeguard young people and vulnerable audiences” from developing a problem with gambling.  “These rules will significantly impact gambling advertisers looking to promote their brands using prominent sportspeople and celebrities,” […]

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Stay Safe This Summer With Change The Game Ohio

In 1996, the National Safety Council (NSC) established June as National Safety Month in the United States. The month was created to help increase public awareness of safety and health risks to decrease the number of safety hazards at homes and workplaces. Every summer, the NSC and other organizations provide safety tips on everything from […]

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