health games

To do a better job with the next Ebola outbreak, recreate it – safely

As the aftermath of the Ebola scare sets out across the United States, the conversation is transitioning from existential alarm to more constructive questions about America’s vulnerability to infectious diseases. It is now clear that the Dallas hospital at the epicenter of the initial crisis lacked the training needed to deal with even a single […]

Crowdfunding, therapeutic video games and Will Ferrell have something in common

Gaming in healthcare has a new supporter in funnyman Will Ferrell, who’s the face of a new crowdfunding campaign to raise money for a charity that provides video games to children with cancer. Ferrell’s offering up the chance to win a one-on-one gaming session that will be broadcast live on video platform Twitch in exchange […]