1. Exergames Help Kids Lose Weight

    Dance Dance Revolution, a video game in which players compete to keep up with dance steps synched to popular music, is helping kids lose weight. West Virginia school officials implemented Dance Dance Revolution in all public schools as part of a statewide physical education initiative. An evaluation of the program found that the games improve the fitness levels of regular participants. While typic…Read More

  2. Exerlearning

    Stand Up & Learn Since the advent of TVs, VCRs, and computers, we have seen an increase in anxiety and affective disorders that mirror the increase of ADD and ADHD. It's not just kids; adults have been affected as well. Movement and balance appear to be the key to appropriate brain development. Physical activity and cognition are essentially the same process, as we shall explain later. We are …Read More

  3. What is Exergaming?

    In short, exergames are where video games meet sports. It's the combination of the verb "to exercise" and games. Aren't you frustrated that your interactions with video games are limited to  a mouse or game controller? Don't you feel that exercise — like classic forms of working out — is boring, yet necessary? If so, it’s time for you to try exergames. They’re video games where you move y…Read More