Drugs, alcohol and gambling can be a chaotic and damaging mix. In this episode Ian shares his history of drinking, drug taking and horse /sports and casino gambling that started from a very young age and we also talk to Christel, who after a marriage break up, found drinking in a pokies venue kept her there far longer than she wanted. Dr Victoria Manning also provides some professional insights into the risks with drinking, drugs and gambling.
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