Comments for: How to tell if Mom or Dad has a gambling problem and what to do

Posted Sept. 17, 2013, at 8:22 a.m.
Last modified Sept. 17, 2013, at 1:26 p.m.

Donna Zaharevitz began gambling after a birthday visit in her late 40s to the Mohegan Sun casino in Uncasville, Connecticut. Lonely, with four children in college and her husband busy with a demanding job, Zaharevitz soon returned. “I had been a caregiver, but all of the sudden, there was nobody …

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