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Daemon
Posted: Wednesday, July 2, 2014 12:00:00 AM
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Video Calls Benefit Some Hospitalized Children

"Virtual visits" with loved ones help reduce stress for some—but not all—hospitalized children. Having access to video chat technology reduced stress levels for kids who lived an average of 35 miles from the hospital and were only hospitalized for about five days. However, pediatric patients whose hospital stays were longer or whose families lived farther away saw no real stress-reducing benefit from the technology. More...
Tovarish
Posted: Wednesday, July 2, 2014 12:28:12 AM

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Technology is a wonderful thing and Skype would be way up there, so many Aussie country children are hospitalised not 35 miles from loved ones rather 500 miles.
GreenBanana
Posted: Wednesday, July 2, 2014 10:39:28 AM

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Solution: Make Skype give free, unmonitored video chat calls with multiple recipients at once.
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