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Gamified Ailment

Consumers turn to apps to ease the burden of chronic illnesses

Implications - Ailments like diabetes and cancer can require constant monitoring, which is being made more enjoyable with apps that make the process of health management simpler and more entertaining. This reframing of tasks that are typically seen as burdensome chores signifies a preference for lightheartedness, even with respect to serious topics like health.
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8 Featured, 70 Examples:
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Date Range:
May 14 — Jun 15
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Featured Examples

Gamified Lung Exercise Apps
Gamified Lung Exercise Apps
Alvio is a Respiratory App That Helps Kids with Asthma Breathe
Alvio is an app designed specifically for kids with asthma that gamifies the process of exercising and training the lungs. Alvio by QoL is a two part device that involves a Bluetooth-connected... MORE
Gamified Medication Apps
Gamified Medication Apps
Prescription Rewards App Encourages Patients to Keep On Top of Their Meds
People neglect to take their pills for a number of different reasons, and this prescription rewards app aims tackle all of these problems. With one smartphone app, the makers of HealthPrize... MORE
Disease-Battling Video Games
Disease-Battling Video Games
Cascade Uses Gaming to Increase Alzheimer's Disease Education
This inventive new video game gives children Alzheimer’s Disease education. In Cascade, science acts as the narrative and raises awareness for a disease that affects 1 in 20 people over the... MORE
Child Diabetes Platforms
Child Diabetes Platforms
mySugr Junior Helps Kids and Parents Set-Up Daily Diabetes Routines
The mySugr Junior app is a child diabetes platform that educates kids while connecting parents. The informative platform is not only convenient but is also fun for young diabetics thanks to its... MORE
Vision Training Video Games
Vision Training Video Games
Baseball Players Improve Their Sight by Playing a Digital Program
A group of college baseball players were exposed to a special video game that acted as vision training to improve not only their sight, but their overall game. The vision training game is comprised... MORE
Gamified Disease Management Apps
Gamified Disease Management Apps
A Free Diabetes App Turns the Disease Into a Tameable Monster
While managing a chronic disease cannot be a fun experience, a diabetes app is trying to make it more playful at least. Companion from mySugr gamifies diabetes management while also acting as a log... MORE
Gamified Physical Therapy Devices
Gamified Physical Therapy Devices
This Game is Designed to Help Pateints Regain Muscle Control
The ‘RAPAEL Smart Rehabilitation System’ is a combination of software and hardware that is designed to help patients regain muscle control. One of the common side effects of suffering a... MORE
Crowdsourced Cancer Research Games
Crowdsourced Cancer Research Games
Playing Reverse the Odds Helps Analyze Real Scientific Data
Reverse the Odds is a free mobile app that aims to crowdsource cancer research through gamification. From Cancer Research UK, the game enables players to help scientists analyze data hidden in fun... MORE

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