Hospital using VR goggles to help kids cope with stress

Hospital using VR goggles to help kids cope with stress


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WEBVTT >> >> ALL HE CAN THINK ABOUT NOWARE PUPPIES.>> THERE ARE PUPPIES ALL AROUND,OVER THERE.>> I FEEL IT CAME IN WITH THEPUPPIES.>> MEET THE NEW MASTER OFDISTRACTION AT THE HOSPITAL.IT IS A PAIR OF VIRTUAL-REALITYGOGGLES.>> ALL OF THOSE ENGLAND’S.AT A SMARTPHONE AT THAT PLACE3-D VIDEOS AND THIS PATIENTFEELS LIKE SHE IS SOMEWHEREELSE.CAM CENTER HELPS CHILDREN COPEWITH THE STRESS OF BEING IN THEHOSPITAL.>> THERE ARE A LOT OF THINGSHAPPENING.FOR EVEN THE MOST BASELINE KID,IT IS A SCARY PLACE FOR A SCARYDAY.>> — YOU CAN GO SCUBA DIVINGAND HELP THEM ESCAPE FOR ALITTLE BIT FROM THEIR MORNING.>> THERE IS ONE RIGHT THERE.>> MYA CAN ALL APPRECIATE IT’STHE MENTAL BREAK BEFORE GETTINGHER TONSILS REMOVED.>> THEY DID HELP M DISTRACT MYMIND AND CLEAR MY MIND SO I CANTHINK ABOUT SOMETHING ELSE.>> DANIELLA MCKINNON THINKS THESAME IS TRUE FOR JOEY. >> ITMIGHT CHANGE WHEN ALL OF THISDISAPPEARS BUT FOR NOW HE IS NOTEVEN THINKING ABOUT IT.>> BOTH JOEY AND MY ARE DOINGGREAT AND WOULD HIGHLY RECOMMENDTHE GOGGLES TO OTHER PEDIATRICPATIENTS.RIGHT NOW, NEWTON-WELLESLEY ONLYOFFERS THEM TO KIDS IN AN

Hospital using VR goggles to help kids cope with stress


Newton-Wellesley staff, in Massachusetts, say virtual reality goggles can help calm pediatric patients

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