Navigation Links
NewsWatch Recently Featured the “Phobia Free” Mobile Application by Virtually Free on National Television
Date:11/17/2013

Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 17, 2013

The “Phobia Free” mobile application by Virtually Free was featured on NewsWatch as part of its popular segment, AppWatch, that takes a look at the latest and coolest mobile applications and services on the iOS and Android market. Andrew Tropeano, host of AppWatch, conducted the app review and shared with viewers how the app can help users get over their fear and phobia of spiders.

Everyone is afraid of something; however, there is a difference between being afraid and having a phobia. Phobias are defined as having a persistent and sometimes irrational fear of an object or situation. A perfect example is arachnophobia, the fear of spiders. For some people, this phobia is so intense that it prevents them from normal activities like travelling, cleaning, or going into a dark room.

Phobia Free is an app that has helped thousands of people get over their fear of spiders. The app uses augmented reality and gamification to desensitize people to spiders and to understand them better. With the app, users can learn to relax when they see one, they can watch a virtual spider climb on their hand and take a picture, they can see situations from a spider’s perspective, and can play games involving finding spiders and helping them survive situations. All of this is meant to help users cope with their phobia. The technology is so successful that the psychiatrists and developers that made it are moving into other phobias like flying, heights, and social anxiety.

To learn more or download the app, visit http://www.virtually-free.com.

About NewsWatch

NewsWatch is a weekly 30-minute consumer oriented television show that airs monthly on the History Channel and weekly on the ION Network. NewsWatch regularly features top technology products, unique and beautiful travel destinations, health tips, medical breakthroughs, and entertainment news on the show. A recent addition to NewsWatch, AppWatch is a weekly segment that provides viewers app reviews and game reviews of the latest and hottest apps and games out on the market for iOS and Android devices.

The show airs in 180 markets nationwide as well as all of the top 20 broadcast markets in the country, and is the preferred choice for Satellite Media Tour and Video News Release Distribution.

For more information or to watch the latest app reviews featured on the show, head to http://www.NewsWatchTV.com/appwatch.html.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/newswatch/phobiafree/prweb11339028.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. NewsWatch Recently Featured the “N8 State” Mobile Application on National Television
2. NewsWatch Recently Featured the “Spheroku” Mobile Game Application on National Television
3. NewsWatch Recently Featured the “Movie Player +” Mobile Application on National Television
4. NewsWatch Recently Featured Ft. Lauderdale’s “Sun Trolley” Mobile Application on National Television
5. NewsWatch Featured “TapForMessage”, an NFC Enabled Video Greeting, on National Television
6. NewsWatch Featured “Whack-a-Word” on National Television
7. NewsWatch Featured “Nio” on National Television
8. NewsWatch Featured “Maks & Mila”, a Book for Dyslexic Children, on National Television
9. NewsWatch Featured “Holiday Phone” on National Television
10. NewsWatch Featured “CallSnap” on National Television
11. NewsWatch Featured “Fablelane” on National Television
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/17/2017)... ... ... National Stalking Awareness Month (NSAM), now in its fourteenth year, when we turn ... of stalking, a very real danger to many in our community. We also take ... crimes. , “Stalking: know it. Name it. Stop it.”—so reads the theme for this importance ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... ... January 17, 2017 , ... In the crowded Ath-leisure market, ... stand-out company for several differences from other mainstream brands. , Firstly, in ... is called 'Agile' manufacturing - http://www.leanproduction.com/agile-manufacturing.html . It allows them to have ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... ... January 17, 2017 , ... Healthful Balance announces the national ... and operated by Ed Stroup, was created to offer the highest quality vitamins ... of customer service. Healthful Balance products can be purchased online through their website, ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... Grove Village, IL (PRWEB) , ... January 17, ... ... for musicians and music enthusiasts at the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) ... January 19 – 22, 2017. , Etymotic’s ER•4® has long been the gold ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... ... , ... Mirror Mirror Beauty Boutique, Houston’s premiere CoolSculpting provider , is ... Crystal Rewards Program. Practice founder, Paul Vitenas, MD FACS, is delighted that Mirror Mirror ... Produced by Zeltiq, CoolSculpting is approved by the Food and Drug Administration as a ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/18/2017)... -- The report " Automated Breast Ultrasound System (ABUS) Market ... User (Hospitals, Diagnostic Imaging Centers), Industry Analysis Report, Regional Outlook (U.S., ... Germany , UK, France , ... China , Japan , India ... Saudi Arabia , UAE, South Africa ), Application ...
(Date:1/18/2017)... 18, 2017 Invetech, the leading developer ... advanced therapies , has announced a collaboration agreement ... "tumor starvation" treatments for acute leukemia and other ... agreement, Invetech will develop systems to enable the ... ERYCAPS technology platform, which uses a novel technology ...
(Date:1/18/2017)... , January 18, 2017 Ximbio, ... to share research resources, has opened its first North American ... ... marks an expansion for Ximbio following its launch in October ... Research Technology (CRT), the commercialization arm of the foundation Cancer ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: