Digital Health

Prescription video games may be the future of medicine

(The Verge) – “Brain-training” games have been a controversial topic in recent years, especially after a group of scientists and researchers published an open letter in 2014 saying there is “very little evidence” that training your brain in one area or on one task offers improvement in other areas of cognitive function. […]

Digital Health

Doctors are saving lives with VR

(USA Today) – Earlier this year, inside a cramped, windowless corner office at the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, I put on a virtual reality headset and tried to save a little girl’s life. It wasn’t real, of course, but it sure felt like it was. […]