Posts Tagged "#ProblemGamblingAwarenessMonth"

These are Not the Only Players in the Game

Sep 21 2018

Football is here in full force! The preseason rankings are starting to show their true colors, and the top teams in both…

World Suicide Prevention Day: #BeThe1To Make a Difference

Sep 10 2018

Suicide: A Growing Health Concern Suicide is a public health issue that does not discriminate against age or ethnicity and can impact…

Super Mario™ Slot Machine Toy is Inappropriate in McDonald’s® Happy Meals®

Aug 17 2018

The Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling (FCCG) joins the National Council on Problem Gambling by calling upon Nintendo® of America and McDonald’s®…

The Kids are Back in School. Here’s How They May Be Exposed to Gambling.

Aug 17 2018

There is no question about it – kids love summer break! While your little ones aren’t always excited about the beginning of…

If You Gamble, Play It Safe.

Aug 07 2018

Have you gambled in the last twelve months? If you answered yes, you’re not alone. In fact, the majority of Floridians gambled…

Suffering in Silence: Suicide and Problem Gambling

Jul 24 2018

With high profile deaths such as Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain, the issue of suicide and the stigma surrounding mental health have…

World Cup Betting Pools are Not Safe for Everyone

Jul 12 2018

You have probably heard a lot about this year’s World Cup – officially the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ – since it…

H.A.G.S. With These Summer Safety Tips

Jun 26 2018

The yearbooks have been signed, school’s out, and kids all across the state are as excited as ever to dive head first…

Why We Must Discuss Gambling Disorder for Men’s Health Month

Jun 12 2018

Did you wear blue yesterday? In 1994, President Clinton proclaimed “Blue Monday” as the kickoff event for Men’s Health Week. Each year…

Support #StigmaFree for Mental Health Awareness Month

May 23 2018

Millions of Americans experience life through the lens of mental illness, and millions more – their family members, friends, and other personal…