TeachAids & Stanford University Debut VR Concussion Education Program The award-winning social venture turns its attention to youth athletes with a research-based VR experience dedicated to concussion awareness. “In the next 10 years, the CDC estimates that over 20 million … Continue reading Immersive brain injuries
This Virtual Reality Dog Could Save People from Dog Bites With over 32 million dogs owned as pets worldwide (and thousands of viral dog videos), it’s safe to say dogs are fan favorite animals. However, with hundreds of thousands of … Continue reading Are you a dog bite victim?
Virtual Reality for Reducing Pain Chronic pain is debilitating, and it can cause patients to “fall through the cracks”. Health care institutions struggle to find ways to create “nets” and catch these patients. Pain medications include opioids which are used … Continue reading Pain and attention
The Many Ways Virtual Reality Promises to Improve How We Care for Our Health Virtual reality has become a booming business. The technology has already proven its worth in real estate and banking. In healthcare, VR also shows big promise. … Continue reading Medical applications
A Guide To Available Medical Virtual Reality Tech The Guided Meditation VR app is used to help users take long, meditative breaths by allowing the user’s breath to be the main control for the game. Do you know how virtual … Continue reading Healthcare tools
Automated virtual reality therapy helps people overcome phobia of heights A fear of heights could be overcome with the help of a virtual therapist, new research suggests, with experts saying the findings boost hopes virtual reality could play a key … Continue reading Fear of heights
Virtual reality headset reduces children’s fear of needles The scenario is all too familiar for the majority of parents. The crying, the screaming and the tantrums as they try to coax their children into the doctor’s office for routine immunizations. … Continue reading Are you afraid of shots?