Under the new project free medical care at the departments of addiction medicine will be able to get not only people with a chemical dependence on alcohol and drugs, but also people with an addiction to gambling. If the amendments to the law will enter into force on drug treatment will lay a new obligation – game addiction prevention and dissemination of information about harm from this activity.
Possible also family counseling, diagnostic and medical help to people with gambling addiction. Special attention requires the category of young people 18 years and older.
September 10 will be the end of public discussion of the draft. Now gambling is quite common phenomenon, however, in most countries, this problem is bypassed. In Russia officially, gambling is prohibited by law, in other countries, e.g. USA, there is a separate area with legal slot machines and card games.