As a precursor to the upcoming Games for Health event in Boston we sat down with Dr. Ernie Medina Jr. to discuss the potential benefits of exergaming and why he see’s it to be such a valuable tool.

1.      What made you choose to work with Exergaming?

My day job as a preventive care specialist (think combo exercise physiologist/nutritionist/behavior counselor) in a medical group, I’m always looking for ways to motivate our patients to be more physically active. I came across my first exergaming product back in ’98 while at a conference in Orlando. I saw the Trazer at the Celebration Health Center, and More >