Virtual Reality Video Games May Be Helpful Exercise Tool

Virtual Reality Video Games May Be Helpful Exercise Tool

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Virtual Reality Video Games May Be Helpful Exercise Tool

Virtual reality video gaming was helpful and useable as an exercise tool, and demonstrated positive patient satisfaction with no adverse effects among four people with mild to moderate Parkinson’s disease, a case study reported. While previous studies have found limitations with using video games among “more fragile groups,” such as older patients and those with Parkinson’s, the researchers here said trying them in a “fully immersive environment,” with guidance by a physiotherapist, seemed to make…

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