Virtual Reality

How skilled nursing facilities are using virtual reality to enhance resident stays

How skilled nursing facilities are using virtual reality to enhance resident stays

The use of virtual reality can help improve the lives of seniors with mobility problems who require physical rehabilitation and for those residents who are unable to leave the facility.

A Day In the Life: Taking a walk on the virtual side

A Day In the Life: Taking a walk on the virtual side

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As the leaves were falling outside Ebenezer Minneapolis last fall, a new reality was taking hold inside.

'Virtual hands' take stroke rehabilitation into a new realm, researchers believe

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3-D glasses soon might be seen in long-term care facilities as well as movie theaters, thanks to a potential breakthrough in stroke rehabilitation. Stroke survivors in a study successfully used a virtual reality system to activate parts of their brain linked to motor skills, researchers recently announced.