Illegal gambling in Hong Kong on the rise during pandemic

The pandemic has taken its toll on mental health in Hong Kong. In addition to anxiety and depression, there has been an increase in addictions. Addiction is not just substance abuse, but can take its form in other destructive behavior, such as gambling. Dr. Michael Eason, an addiction specialist, was asked to comment in the South China Morning Post on the apparent rise of illegal gambling in Hong Kong. You can read the article here.