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State documents show the number of Ohioans treated or diagnosed with a gambling disorder rose by more than 11 percent from 2014 through 2016.

State Agencies To Target Gambling Addiction

Aug 24, 2015

The state is launching a new campaign targeting the 5 percent of Ohioans struggling with problem gambling. 

Ohio Addiction Services officials have complated a survey on gambling addiction, designed to see if new casinos and video slot machines placed at horse racing tracks will fuel more addiction in the future. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.