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BY Michael Fisch M.D.

I grew up playing games with my friends. I wanted to play any kind of physical game (sports), or board games (Stratego, Monopoly, Battleship, Chess) as long as there was a winner and a loser in the end.

As an adult, I like sports but I no longer have the patience to play board games or video games -- for whatever reason.

The practice of using games for health care purposes is being referred to as "gamification." I doubted...