1. Exergaming May Improve Dementia Symptoms – Try SmartFit Mini

      As there are few treatment options for dementia, recently some Belgium researchers, in collaboration with Eling D. de Bruin of ETH Zurich investigated whether exergaming as an activity that combines fun exercise with cognitive training, could improve dementia symptoms in people with the condition. One of our recent new additions the SmartFit Mini is an exceptional tool for this population.¬…Read More

  2. tapWall Combines Education, and Brain Training Games with Fitness

    One of our newest products, the tapWall provides touchscreen games for the whole family. It is a great solution for activating your upper body and relieving tension in your neck and shoulders. Improve your memory, sharpen your reaction time and increase your visual tracking with tapWall. tapWall combines gaming with academic games like math, or brain training memory games, with many more to come!¬…Read More

  3. Using the Nexersys for HIIT Training in Small Group Classes

      HIIT training also known as high-intensity training is a form of interval training in which you give all-out, 100% effort through quick, intense bursts of exercise. This will be followed by short, sometimes active, recovery periods. This type of training gets and keeps your heart rate up and burns fat in less time. The Nexersys is the perfect way to use HIIT Training. Are you trying to draw…Read More

  4. Using Interactive Fitness for Brain Training Cognitive Function

      Brain training refers to cognitive training that uses intense mental exercises to target and work on the brain‚Äôs cognitive skills. Having strong cognitive skills is critical because they‚Äôre the skills the brain uses to read, learn, remember, reason, and pay attention. The skills targeted by brain training include: attention skills, long and short-term memory, focus, and processing speed…Read More

  5. Using Exergame & Interactive Gaming to Improve Reaction Time in Sports

      Reaction time is defined as the amount of time it takes to respond to a stimulus or something we react too. Having fast reaction time can give athletes a competitive advantage. An athlete‚Äôs ability to react shows how quickly and effectively he or she can make decisions and then initiate action. For example, fast reaction time can help a basketball player get to a rebound or loose ball fas…Read More

  6. Exergames in Rehab

    Physical therapy is not most people‚Äôs idea of a fun time. It often pushes one just beyond their comfort zone in their abilities and seeing visible results can take a while. But what if the therapy session was an engaging interactive exergames in rehab, providing interactive fitness instant feedback to motivate the user to continue to push themselves? Fitness-Gaming.com describes a couple of thes…Read More