“An epidemic is the rapid spread of infectious disease to a large number of people in a given population within a short period of time, usually two weeks or less.”
Could Virtual Reality (VR) bring about the next “Technology Epidemic”? Headset technology in itself is not a disease anymore than air or blood is a disease (but they can carry air borne or blood borne diseases). However, past introductions of new technology have brought upon spikes of injuries and health hazards, subsequently creating new cautions and warnings of side effects.
CGI Clinic is excited to see the next episode of SBS’s Dateline featuring a special on “Korea’s Internet Addicts”. This will be featured this week, on Tuesday night at 21:30pm AEST. This blog post is a preview commentary on snippets revealed on the SBS website here.
Dr Le’s TEDx Talk is finally online! Please share our message with your colleagues, friends and family. Do you have a childhood bucket list? What activity have you immersed yourself in lately? Please comment in the Youtube link or discuss in our CGI Clinic Facebook page.