Entries by Firsthand

Report Shows COOL Helps Relieve Chronic Pain

An independent study by Dr. Ted Jones and Dr. James Choo, (Pain Consultants of East Tennessee in Knoxville) and Dr. Todd Moore (U. of Tennessee), shows VR significantly reduced pain chronic nonmalignant pain (CNP) patients. The team announced their results at the American Pain Society Conference 2016 show chronic pain patients using DeepStream VR’s pain relief application, COOL! […]

Supporting Alliance Theatre’s Production of Ugly Lies The Bone

Ugly Lies the Bone is a play by Lindsey Ferrentino that tells the story of Jesse, who returns from her third tour of duty in Afghanistan injured and badly burned. The story is inspired by the real experiences of veterans pain relief application, SnowWorld (created by Ari Hollander and Howard Rose of DSVR) and shows how Jesse […]

VR Meets the Tooth Fairy

DeepStream VR CTO Ari Hollander, puts VR to practical use with his son, Lumen, to help extract an annoying loose tooth. Lumen is so immersed in COOL! he doesn’t even notice the procedure is already done! And Ari’s new career as a dentist is born.

Keynote at Games for Health UK

Howard Rose gave the keynote presentation at the recent Games for Health conference in Coventry, England on July 21, 2016. Thanks to G4HUK organizer, Dr. Pamala Kato, for putting on a very engaging and lively program. It’s great to connect with the growing G4H community in the UK.

Digital Festival – Brussels

Howard’s talk at the Digital Festival in Brussels (June 21) was well received by an audience including leading EU policy makers,  social visionaries and digital enthusiasts from around Europe. Howard’s presentation covered an overview of VR applications for health, and included an ice water pain challenge with a volunteer from the audience. The DigiFest was […]

DSVR at Launch Wearables Showcase

DeepStream VR featured company at Launch Wearables, Oct. 15 at Ft. Mason, San Francisco. It’s your chance to come meet our otters and take the ice water challenge, to experience the power of VR pain relief for yourself. Most people know DeepStream VR is about building great VR experiences to relieve pain, but we’re actually […]