Residents in a Liverpool care home have been trialling an exercise bike connected to a virtual reality screen to go on virtual bike rides across the world.
The system from Norway enables dementia patients to feel a sense of independence.
It’s also obviously great exercise, so helps with general wellbeing. There is also some evidence that exercise slows down cognitive decline.
Residents in a Liverpool care home have been trying the system out. Watch the video below.
See the original article on the BBC website here
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