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Games to Motivate Children with Cystic Fibrosis to do Lung Exercises

Fun with physiotherapy

Fun with physiotherapy

A doctor from New Zealand recently helped develop a game that is designed to make physiotherapy more appealing to children. Having heard complaints from patients and knowing the importance of the exercises, she recognized that there was a need for a new tool to help motivate kids to do their exercises. What came of this? A digital fire-breathing dragon game that encourages children to do their exercises with the correct techniques.