In order to aid children in taking their medication, Tech companies have provided a means make the process smooth and easy.
In as much as vaccination is important for the well being of a sick child, convincing them to take their meds is almost impossible
A project in Brazil as introduced virtual reality to the game to help the cope#
”The VR Vaccine project involves them wearing a VR headset and watching a 3D animated adventure story involving heroes in coats of armour defending their land against a villain.
The nurse can see the story on a separate screen and the action is synchronised with action of cleansing the skin and applying the injection. ” BBC news
This project was launched by chain Hermes Pardini, a pharmacist.
The engrossing story telling eliminated their fears and helped relax the child’s muscles, made it much easier for the nurse to administer the shot.
”The results of the VR Vaccine project have been so positive that Hermes Pardini has installed the headsets in all 80 of its pharmacies”. BBC