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Wii are Fit:  Study Helps Seniors Stay on their Feet

(Aug. 22, 2011)   —   Swinging her arm back, Claudine Humphrey releases the ball down the alley toward the pins. She’s bowling again.  But this time it’s different.

Humphrey is one of 15 seniors who play video games using a Nintendo Wii as part of research conducted at East Carolina University by Whitney Sauter, graduate student in the Recreation and Leisure Studies Department, College of Health and Human Performance.