Snowy VR world reduces pain in burn victims

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Virtual reality companies are constantly exploring new ways to integrate the tech into different industries, and we are seeing many applications in gaming, retail and tourism. But perhaps one of the most impressive means of applying VR is in the health industry. FirstHand Technology is turning virtual reality platforms into something that can deliver real relief from physical pain. Deepstream VR is a startup formed by FirstHand's co-founders Howard Rose and Ari Hollander. The game 'COOL!' creates a virtual world designed to ease pain — it aims to distract burn patients from the pain of getting their wounds cleaned or…

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