Experience Success: Virtual Reality to Enhance Internet Weight Loss

Thomas, J. Graham ;   Spitalnick, Josh S. ;   Bond, Dale S. ;   Hadley, Wendy ;   Wing, Rena R.

Tags Physiological monitoring

A Web-based virtual reality (VR) platform can be used to deliver training in behavioral weight loss strategies. Self-reported skills acquisition...

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Great Expectations: Technology and Unmet Need in Pediatric Weight Management

Woolford, Susan ;   Blake, Natalie ;   Brown, Megan ;   Freeman, Erin ;   Gaffka, Bethany

Tags Physiological monitoring

Patients/parents and providers are enthusiastic about utilizing information and communications technology to enhance treatment outcomes in...

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Metabolic Rate Monitoring and Weight Reduction/Management

Gouma, Pelagia-Irene ;   Alkhader, Maen ;   Stanacevic, Milutin

Tags Physiological monitoring

Engineering research may provide tools to the individual as well as to the public in general, to effectively monitor health patterns, such as...

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Sensors and Systems for Obesity Care and Research

Jovanov, Emil ;   Sazonov, Edward ;   Poon, Carmen CY

Tags Physiological monitoringBiological sensors and systemsBody sensor networks and telemetric systems

Obesity and overweight decrease the quality and length of life and increases healthcare costs. Dramatic increase of obesity, particularly...

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