Wizdy is based on leading-edge research

To date, more than 10 studies have demonstrated the educational value of well-designed games, and more specifically, the utility of games to motivate kids. With the help of physician experts, we designed Wizdy Pets with these proven principles in mind.

As a parent, this means you can trust that your child is learning what he or she needs to know in order to live a balanced life.

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Video Game Improves Behavioral Outcomes in Adolescents and Young Adults With Cancer

This study introduced a video game addressing critical concerns of cancer treatment and care to a group of teenagers and young adults undergoing cancer therapy. The randomized trial was conducted in 34 medical centers in the U.S, Canada and Australia.

Results:
  • Improved treatment adherence
  • Increased self-efficacy and knowledge
  • Supports video-game interventions for education in healthcare
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Educational video game for juvenile diabetes

This study introduced an interactive video game designed to improve self-care among children and teenagers with diabetes from two separate diabetes clinics for a six-month period.

Results:
  • Improvement in diabetes-related self-efficacy
  • Increased communications with parents about diabetes
  • Decrease in unscheduled urgent doctor visits