How Virtual Reality Will Keep Us Healthier

This post by Rachelle Chong was originally posted on Pryme

Virtual reality (VR) mostly makes headlines among gaming enthusiasts big and small.  Gamers love to don a VR helmet and enter a fantasy world where they are transformed into a warrior, goddess, or other character.  One of the most promising uses of virtual reality, however, is how it will transform healthcare in the immediate future for all of us.

I just got back from attending the tenth annual Body Computing Conference at USC Keck School of Medicine, Center for Body Computing.  A number of the standout presentations used virtual reality (VR) applications to improve health care outcomes. Read More...