An Asheville, N.C.-based company says it has created an alternative to traditional treatments for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). The new treatment involves asking users to move images on a computer screen using only their minds.

Built on technology originally used by NASA and the U.S. Air Force, the solution--called "Play Attention"--reportedly taps into brain waves through a red bike helmet lined with sensors. The sensors send information to a computer that in turn controls the outcome of scenarios on the computer screen. As the brain waves change, the outcome on the computer screen changes.


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