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Why playing Wii could help your eyes

February 22 2012By FIONA MACRAEiOL SciTech London – It is a discovery unlikely to be popular with parents who tell their children the very opposite. Playing videogames could actually be good for your eyesight – at least if you have … Continue reading

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Video Games Help ICU Patients With Physical Therapy

October 11, 2011 Video Games Help ICU Patients With Physical Therapy, +/- Click for more/less Interactive video games on consoles such as the Nintendo Wii and Wii Fit can enhance physical therapy for patients in intensive care units, according to … Continue reading

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UWI study finds Nintendo games effective in treating cerebral palsy

BY NADINE WILSON Observer staff reporter wilsonn@jamaicaobserver.comThursday, June 09, 2011 A study conducted by the School of Physical Therapy (SPT) at the University of West Indies, Mona, has found that some video games are effective in the treatment of children … Continue reading

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Wii Could Aide Patients COPD Patients May 2011

BY Debbie Nicholson May 17, 2011 A new study from researchers at University of Connecticut Health Center, state that Nintendo’s Wii Fit video game makes working out more pleasurable. While it promotes the kind of physical activity persons with breathing … Continue reading

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