"One of the main findings of this virtual reality trial is that virtual reality over the longer term managed to decrease depression scores”

Great article on a recent study by University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia exploring the feasibility of virtual reality as a non-pharmacological approach to improving residents’ moods and reducing depression, agitation and anxiety.

Ongoing virtual reality experiences were found to help reduce depression in aged care residents.

Link: https://www.australianageingagenda.com.au/research/virtual-reality-improves-residents-moods-study/

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