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29 June 2011

Betting on good luck and 4-leaf clovers

Research finds connection between impulsivity and superstitions in pathological gamblers

Research finds connection between impulsivity and superstitions in pathological gamblers

The findings were published today, 29 June, in the journal Psychological Medicine. The research, funded by the Medical Research Council (MRC), took place at the National Problem Gambling Clinic which opened in 2008 and is the only NHS funded service for disordered gambling in the UK.

 
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