By Jackie Crosby, Star Tribune
“In the fast-changing world of health care, it’s game on. Long scorned for contributing to a sedentary lifestyle and a host of other ills, video games are gaining ground as a way to get people healthier.
A video game can turn a child with diabetes into an empowered superhero who tests his blood sugar before taking on monsters. Give a new mother a game — with gift cards as prizes — and she’s more likely to show up for well-baby visits.”