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Where gaming and technology collide for a healthier you! Featuring Games for Health, Fitness, and Wellness including game consoles, mobile devices, and wearable fitness devices. www.exergamelab.org
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Active Video Games as a Training Tool for Individuals With Chronic Respiratory Diseases: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW. - PubMed - NCBI

Active Video Games as a Training Tool for Individuals With Chronic Respiratory Diseases: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW. - PubMed - NCBI | ExerGaming | Scoop.it
J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev. 2018 Feb 26. doi: 10.1097/HCR.0000000000000320. [Epub ahead of print]
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Gamification And Self-Determination Theory

Gamification And Self-Determination Theory | ExerGaming | Scoop.it

Via Ana Cristina Pratas, Gilles Jourquin, Lionel Reichardt / le Pharmageek
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Survey: Health app adoption has tripled since 2014

Survey: Health app adoption has tripled since 2014 | ExerGaming | Scoop.it
New survey data out this week from Accenture shows that healthcare consumers are using more wearables and apps, and are more bullish on virtual care, than ever before. But they also have high expectations for their health technology, which the industry may not be able to meet.

Via Florian Morandeau, Lionel Reichardt / le Pharmageek
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Health app adoption has tripled — and wearable adoption has nearly quadrupled — in four years.

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Games With Mental Health Themes 2! #CHECKPOINTSERIES ft Night in the Woods, Town of Light, and more!

Trigger Warning (4:00+) for abuse. We need your support: https://checkpoint.org.au/donate/ Sponsor us! https://gaming.youtube.com/checkpointorganisatio
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Exergaming: Workouts That Work for All Ages

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Exergaming: Workouts That Work for All Ages - Title: Exergaming: Workouts That Work for All AgesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/7/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/7/2018 12:00:00 AM Source: Daily Related
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Flow Experience of Older Adults Using the iStoppFalls Exergame | Hannah R. Marston - Academia.edu

Flow Experience of Older Adults Using the iStoppFalls Exergame | Hannah R. Marston - Academia.edu | ExerGaming | Scoop.it
Knowledge about the experiences of flow by older adults through the engagement of digital games is scarce. This article describes an important element of an international , multicenter, randomized, controlled trial which utilized three purpose-built
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Adrian David Cheok on Instagram: “ACE 2017 conference London, Evaluation of the Game Exermon – a Strength Exergame Inspired by Pokémon Go (Short), Alf Inge Wang”

Adrian David Cheok on Instagram: “ACE 2017 conference London, Evaluation of the Game Exermon – a Strength Exergame Inspired by Pokémon Go (Short), Alf Inge Wang” | ExerGaming | Scoop.it
4 Likes, 1 Comments - Adrian David Cheok (@adriancheok) on Instagram: “ACE 2017 conference London, Evaluation of the Game Exermon – a Strength Exergame Inspired by…”
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Exergaming: Workouts That Work for All Ages - Drugs.com MedNews

Exergaming: Workouts That Work for All Ages - Drugs.com MedNews | ExerGaming | Scoop.it
has positive fitness benefits that span the generations. It can be a way to introduce sedentary kids to exercise and even keep seniors fit. Because it engages t
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The startup that wants you to wear a VR headset while working out just raised $5.5 million

The startup that wants you to wear a VR headset while working out just raised $5.5 million | ExerGaming | Scoop.it
Would you wear a virtual reality headset while riding a bike? The answer is no, hopefully, but what about a stationary bike? One Cambridge-based fitness..
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Active Gaming is Good For Brain Health and Memory

Active Gaming is Good For Brain Health and Memory | ExerGaming | Scoop.it
According to researchers, playing video games that involve physical activity can help to boost memory and brain health as we age.
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Google Maps is discontinuing a feature that converted walking directions to calories

Google Maps is discontinuing a feature that converted walking directions to calories | ExerGaming | Scoop.it
The new feature was apparently in the testing phase and drew criticism online for "shaming" users.
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Gold’s Gym expands to digital fitness with music-driven coaching app

Gold’s Gym expands to digital fitness with music-driven coaching app | ExerGaming | Scoop.it
Fitness chain Gold’s Gym has launched a digital personal training app that features pre-recorded video trainer routines and a built-in music streaming service. The service, which costs $9.99 monthly, offers members and non-members of the gym hundreds of trainer-led workouts. These workouts are spread across 10 different exercise modalities, and range from six to 60 minutes long.
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Exergame for Children with Cerebral Palsy

Darcy Fehlings, Lead for Kids Brain Health Network's (formerly NeuroDevNet) Cerebral Palsy Demonstration Project talks about the development of th
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Boston Children's Hospital uses VR to show young patients their insides #hcsmeufr #esante #digitalhealth #hcsmeu

Boston Children's Hospital uses VR to show young patients their insides #hcsmeufr #esante #digitalhealth #hcsmeu | ExerGaming | Scoop.it
Without a medical background, listening to a doctor describe a complex procedure can feel a little bit like listening to a lecture in gibberish. That communication gap is particularly wide between pediatric patients and their doctors, but a new virtual reality technology could help facilitate conversation between doctors and patients.

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Serious Games and Gamification: working with experts, Simon McCallum (2017-11-10 18:30)

"Simon McCallum will discuss the process of developing games with a purpose other than pure entertainment. The discussion will include the use of Sel
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A Multi-Week Assessment of a Mobile Exergame Intervention in an Elementary School | Read by QxMD

A Multi-Week Assessment of a Mobile Exergame Intervention in an Elementary School | Read by QxMD | ExerGaming | Scoop.it
BACKGROUND: Exergaming is potentially useful to promote physical activity in children; however, long-term effectiveness is unclear. MobileKids Monster Manor (MKMM) is a mobile exergame developed with the help of young advisors.
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Digital Game Aesthetics of the iStoppFalls Exergame | Hannah R. Marston - Academia.edu

Digital Game Aesthetics of the iStoppFalls Exergame | Hannah R. Marston - Academia.edu | ExerGaming | Scoop.it
The objective of this paper is to provide an overview of the iStoppFalls exergames, in association with digital game genres and aesthetics. This paper aims to present the links between game theory and the developed exergames presented in this paper,
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[1802.05458] Point systems in Games for Health: A bibliometric scoping study

Download: PDF only Current browse context: cs.CY < prev | next > new | recent | 1802 Change to browse by: cs cs.DL References & Citations NASA ADS Computer Science > Computers and Society Point systems in Games for Health: A bibliometric scoping study Peter Kokol (Submitted on 15 Feb 2018) Very...
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Exergaming: Exercise + Gaming

Exergaming: Exercise + Gaming | ExerGaming | Scoop.it
Exergaming is the combination of exercise and gaming. It's also the most interesting way to get a couch potato like me up and actually moving. This blog hopes to watch it move from infanc
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We played ping pong against a robot

Forpheus is the world's first robotic ping pong tutor. It was designed by Omron as a way to showcase the company's robotics, AI, and 3D-camera technologies. CNN Tech's Ramy Zabarah puts it to the test.
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Donation of 'exergaming' kits encourages kids to get moving

Donation of 'exergaming' kits encourages kids to get moving | ExerGaming | Scoop.it
Hasbro has donated 200 Nerf Energy game kits to the Boys and Girls Club of Indianapolis.
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Unsteady on Your Feet? A Video Game Can Help! | Bottom Line Inc

Unsteady on Your Feet? A Video Game Can Help! | Bottom Line Inc | ExerGaming | Scoop.it
Healthy seniors as well as people with Parkinson's disease and other conditions can improve balance and reduce falls with fullbody-motion video games.
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Wearables and Gamification for Health and Wellbeing - My Story

This presentation shares my experiences of the combination of wearables and gamification strategies for personal health management
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