Ars reports that the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is giving out grants as part of its new Games for Health program. Performing modern electronic surgery is often much playing a video game. And video games are taking off as fitness tools. Wii Fit was the #3 video game sold in the US last month, plus it sold over a million units in Japan in its first month there.
Just goes to show that video games won’t turn everyone into couch potatoes after all.