Virtual reality helps quit smoking

    In the West, they have come up with a new way to quit smoking - using virtual reality. Researchers decided to combine traditional therapy with virtual therapy, writes Game Life blog .

    Ten patients meet with doctors every week and discuss ways to get rid of this addiction (for example, how to behave when they offer to smoke), and then, putting on a VR helmet, do the same in practice ( video ).

    A study participant named Clara Williams boasted that she had almost completely abandoned cigarettes. According to her, she can be in the same room with four to five smokers and not smoke herself.

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