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Read success stories, interviews and motivational features on improved health, fitness, weight loss through the use of VR.

VR Influences Decision Making To Make You Want to Work Out!

Everyone knows that we are shaped by the experiences we have. We are not the same people now we were a year ago or 10 years ago because of the things that have happened...

You Can Now Race and Beat Your Own Avatar at Nike’s “Unlimited Stadium”

What better opponent is there for you to race than the best version of yourself? Nike has unveiled the “Unlimited Stadium” the world’s first LED track creating avatars for runners based on their running tempo....

Study: Beat Soda Addiction With VR

If you're one of the last few people out there that thinks that virtual reality is just about gaming, it's time to listen up. Countless studies have been touting the benefits of VR for...

Shazam for Your Diet with AR

A healthy body starts with a healthy diet. But why can diet be such a challenge for so many of us? The exact dietary requirements for the human body are heavily debated. Even the...

VR Transforms Physical Therapy, One Baby Boomer at a Time

The term “virtual reality” evokes images of gamers huddled around new devices, Millennials sipping coffee as they chat about the latest gadgets, and technophiles miming about in space age glasses at popular events. While...

Virtual Environments Improve Health Advocacy

Health advocates are always trying to find ways to make their campaigns more impactful and improve their outcomes, but this can be a big challenge. Helping people change their personal behavior, especially when it...

VR Spikes Empathy, Which Can Spark Better Health and Fitness

By now, most people understand the very core basics of virtual reality. Some even understand how this technology improves learning processes, helps people conquer their fears and assists surgeons with medical procedures. What many...

VR Avatars Increase Understanding of Health Risk, Study Shows

Avatars are representations of real world humans that exist in a virtual environment. While it's true and almost commonly expected that an avatar can be a fantasy character, what usually gets overlooked is that...

Study: Virtual Avatars can Change Real Life Behavior

The many health and fitness benefits of virtual reality continue to add up! A recent study has proven that the avatars people use while in VR experiences can actually be effective for helping people...
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Healthy Gamer Loses 20 Pounds With VR Fitness Games!

Video games sure have come a long way from the days of Atari, Commodore 64 and the classic Nintendo Entertainment System. Like all technology, the evolution of the medium comes in waves and the...
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