Daily Fantasy Sports’ Links To Increased Suicide And More! In this episode, Gregory talks about the multibillion dollar fantasy sports industry and its magnetic effect on men. In particular he expounds upon its newest iteration, Daily Fantasy Football, and the growing gambling addiction issues surrounding it.
He quotes a study from Rutgers correlating daily fantasy sports to a host of maladaptive behavior, such as gambling addiction, suicidal ideation, binge drinking, and serious mental health issues.
Daily Fantasy Sports’ Links To Increased Suicide And More
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Daily Fantasy Sports’ Links To Increased Suicide, Binge Eating, Drugs, and More. Do this surprise you?