MMO Games Games Advancing Medical Treatment

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Medicine and the world of gaming do not often mix well in the public eye. Whether it be the old debate of violence in video games or the stigma around our hobby, there has been quite a bit of pushback in recent years. However, with organizations such as Checkpoint popularizing studies into the minds of gamers, medicine and video gaming are moving closer together one day at a time. One company, Balanced Media Technology, is looking to harmonize that connection further, and have spent the last several years developing a medical AI that learns from the behaviors of gamers as they play their favorite games. We sat down with BMT’s Dr. Corey Clark to ask him about the company’s developments.