USD 15,000 talking robot calms kids during hospital visits

USD 15,000 talking robot calms kids during hospital visits

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Hospitals are never fun for children, and we’ve seen a number of initiatives to help keep them calm, from musical dentist drills to interactive LED walls. Now the Alberta Children’s Hospital in Canada has introduced MEDi, a robot that distracts kids from uncomfortable medical examinations and procedures, and even aids their recovery.

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