Daily Iowan: MapTrek research helps combat a health crisis

Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 8:35am

University of Iowa faculty and students have created an online game that might help motivate diabetic, obese, and other targeted populations live healthier lives. [...] “It’s through that technology that we can incentivize people to do the right thing for their health,” [Segre] said. “But the real question is, Can we use this to make people more active … to keep them involved and engaged? That’s an interesting question.”

Daily Iowan article can be found here.

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