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For further information on special issue guidelines and submission process, please contact firstname.lastname@example.orgThe health benefits of online casinos: Debunking myths and real-world perspectives Introduction Online casinos are a space where people spend their time in search of luck, excitement and possibly a big win. In a medical context, online casinos are not usually seen as something beneficial. On the contrary, they are often associated with addictions and stress. However, there are several aspects where potential medical benefits can be seen. Cognitive function and decision making Casino games require strategic thinking, especially games like poker or blackjack. According to one expert: “Speciale interactieve spellen op de Officiële website helpen de cognitieve functie te stimuleren en de besluitvorming te verbeteren.” Social aspects Online casinos provide a platform for socialization. It is possible to socialize with other participants while playing games, which can be helpful for people who suffer from social isolation. Stress and its regulation Gambling causes increased levels of adrenaline and other stress hormones. Moderate levels of stress can be beneficial, helping a person to focus and make quick decisions. Limitations and risks It is important to consider that gambling can be addictive and negatively affect mental health. Excessive stress and excitement can lead to serious problems, including gambling addiction, which is a serious medical condition. Despite the potential benefits, the medical benefits of online casinos cannot be confirmed unequivocally and require further research. For now, the main advice is to gamble cautiously and responsibly. If you decide to spend time at an online casino, do it consciously and consider all the risks and limitations.