How the NHS is using VR

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How the NHS is using VR

Health officials say they hope a new virtual reality film featuring the former England striker Les Ferdinand, will encourage people affected by the Grenfell fire to come forward for help. Local NHS teams say they suspect thousands of people may be suffering from trauma and have yet to present themselves to doctors. There are particular concerns that men are not opening up about mental health problems.

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