How Virtual Reality Worlds Can Help Reduce Pain (KQED)

VR for Chronic Pain: Laying Out The Case 

“Technology isn’t necessary for mindful practices, but our VR system gives users immediate feedback in a number of sensory and perceptual ways. That makes it less mysterious, and users often say they feel confident that they can affect their pain, instead of feeling they are victims to it.”
Dr. Diane Gromala, VR Pain Researcher – Simon Fraser University

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