Monday, January 10, 2005

Yahoo! News - Entrepreneurs Bet on 'Exergaming' Future

Yahoo! News - Entrepreneurs Bet on 'Exergaming' Future "Company executives insist that "exergaming" or "exertainment" — the marriage of physical exercise and video gaming — is becoming a hot new niche, and the most bullish aficionados say it might even help reduce the nation's obesity epidemic.
But medical experts are skeptical. Although they applaud manufacturers for getting people off the couch, they caution against relying on technology alone to slim and tone the record number of out-of-shape Americans. They say individuals, communities, private industry and governments should work together to tackle the problem."

Check out the unkind photo in the original article.
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