With Re-Mission becoming a runaway success, the pioneers in this field are contemplating on creating games to manage pain and other maladies
, besides cancer,in children. Some of these chronic diseases include sickle cell disease, autism, asthma, obesity and depression.
If an asthmatic dinosaur can instill laughter and confidence in a little child who is burdened with a chronic illness, who can deny him that? Serious computer games, particularly those for health, are here to stay!
Dr. REEJA THARU/L