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Video Games May Ease Pain
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Byroney_WebMD_Staff posted:
Believe it or not, that virtual reality video game you enjoy might actually be good for you! According to the expert interviewed for this story, "Three-dimensional virtual reality video games may prove to be the latest weapon in the fight against pain.
In a number of pilot studies, virtual reality (VR) has been shown to reduce the anxiety and pain associated with a variety of medical procedures and conditions..."

Learn more about Dr. Gold's conclusions by reading the story, Video Games May Ease Pain right here.

Do you think video games have the potential to positively influence our health?

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sexkittenraven responded:
Im not sure because I'm not really into video games. I imagine they would though. They probably give you an adrenaline rush.


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