Katja Sponholz

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14 Apr 2017 | 11:00 AM

Virtual reality may soon help your overcome your fear of spiders

Scientists and technicians are working on a high-tech cure for the age-old fear of spiders. The idea is to make exposure therapy simpler by using virtual reality eliminating the need for actual spiders to confront patients with.

Arachnophobia could soon be a thing of the past thanks to VR-assisted exposure therapy. — AFP