Developing a population approach to gambling: health issues
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The Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) has developed this briefing paper to highlight the health impacts connected to gambling and in particular problem gambling. This paper was developed to give information to Government Departments who are currently reviewing gambling legislation across the island of Ireland. It draws attention to the impact problem gambling can have on the individual, family and community health and well-being.

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