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TALK on the opioid system in gambling disorder

Luke is speaking at the British Association for Psychopharmacology annual conference in London this week on research lead by Eve Limbrick-Oldfield looking at the effects of naltrexone on brain responses in men with gambling disorder, recruited from the London National Problem Gambling Clinic. ‘Neuroimaging of the opiate system in gambling disorder’

NEW PAPER: Alcohol consumption and slot machine gambling

New paper by Juliette Tobias-Webb in Journal of Gambling Studies looks at alcohol consumption after slot machine gambling: 30 mins of gambling (compared to a TV watching control group) showed increased ad libitum alcohol intake. Curiously, the effect did not transfer to a beer ‘taste test’ procedure in a second experiment in the paper. This […]