Aurélie Leroux

L'histoire de la réalité virtuelle thérapeutique est aussi récente que dense.

History of therapeutic virtual reality in 3 key points

What is the origin of virtual reality therapies?   Oculus Rift, Playstation VR, HTC Vive… You’ve probably come across one of these models in a store section. 3D glasses have become popular for entertainment purposes, but did you know that they also have a completely different utility? Hospitals and clinics now regularly use this tool …

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La cohérence cardiaque présente de nombreux bienfaits pour la santé, quels sont-ils ?

How does cardiac coherence relieve stress?

The relaxing power of breathing on the body is well known. Through our inhalations and exhalations, we can relieve anxiety and bring lasting relief. Like meditation, heart resonance promotes a deep sense of relaxation. Thus, this therapeutic practice is based on short but regular breathing exercises, as expressed in the 365 rule. Where does this …

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Comment faire face au stress du soignant ?

Caregiver stress: 5 methods to relax

The care professions currently suffer from a lack of recognition of their specificity. This gap, in addition to a heavy workload, often results in a state of fatigue and anxiety. This phenomenon has an evocative name in all languages. The Anglo-Saxon term “burn out syndrome” suggests overheating and a possible risk of explosion, while the …

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Découvrez 5 applications étonnantes de la réalité virtuelle en santé.

Virtual reality in healthcare: 5 surprising applications

What are the applications of virtual reality in medicine?   You probably know VR headsets from their use in video games, but did you know that their field of application is much wider? Originally, virtual reality was developed for non-medical reasons, but rather for military and entertainment purposes. However, 3D glasses have now conquered many …

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La réalité virtuelle soulage l'anxiété de l'accouchement.

Childbirth anxiety: virtual reality to the rescue

How does virtual reality help to overcome the fear of childbirth?   Your pregnancy is reaching its end and with the date getting closer, the labour phase worries emerge. Experiencing fear about the arrival of the baby is natural, especially in cases of first experiences. However, there are therapeutic methods to alleviate stress and pain …

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3 méthodes pour réduire le stress d'une anesthésie locale.

Managing the stress of a local anaesthesia: 3 effective methods

Reducing preoperative anxiety through therapeutic techniques   Local anaesthesia aims to numb a specific area of the body so that a medical or surgical procedure can take place. Unlike a general anaesthetic, it does not involve a sleep phase. Although it inhibits the sensation of pain, local anaesthesia does not reduce preoperative anxiety, which can …

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Comment fonctionnent les casques de réalité virtuelle ?

Virtual reality headset: how does it work?

Understanding everything about how VR headsets work   Virtual reality (VR) is defined as a technology that produces a three-dimensional simulation of an environment. The surroundings can then be walked through, creating a sense of immersion. Thus, these devices make the dream of new horizons accessible with a complete and captivating sensory experience. The potential …

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Virtual reality hypnosis: the secret to a successful IVF egg retrieval?

In France, one in 32 births was due to a medically assisted reproduction procedure in 2015. Research continues to promote the implantation of embryos and increase the chances of a successful pregnancy. The most commonly used technique, in vitro fertilization, requires an ovarian puncture phase. This is an essential, yet invasive, step that psychologically upsets …

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