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MindSpa Precautions

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Biofeedback and Xbox Games Precautions

If you or any of your relatives have a history of seizures or epilepsy, consult a doctor before playing Xbox games.

Some people are susceptible to epileptic seizures or loss of consciousness when exposed to certain flashing lights or light patterns.  If you experience any of the following symptoms, immediately discontinue use and consult your physician: 

Dizziness; blurred vision; eye or muscle twitches; loss of consciousness; disorientation; any involuntary movement or convulsion. Persons with Panic Disorder or Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder should consult their physician or mental health professional prior to using biofeedback programs. If you have a heart condition, diabetes, or a respiratory condition such as asthma, and you experience unpleasant physical symptoms during use, discontinue use immediately and consult your physician. 

General Precautions

While the programs available and skills learned in the MindSpa are believed to be safe and to have low-risk for harm, you may want to check with your doctor or mental health professional before using the lab if you have:

Persons with heart irregularities may be unable to successfully use the programs. Additionally, you are encouraged to seek medical and/or psychological treatment if your symptoms have not been evaluated.