Aflac cooperates with Sproutel, a company that develops robots launches an intelligent robot. It is designed to help children with cancer.
The toy is called My Special Aflac Duck, which is equipped with sensors on the cheeks, under the wings and back which be able to respond to users naturally and also comes with accessories, like Electronic tags (RFID tags) as follows.
Signs emoji many forms in which children can press down on the chest of the Duck to express different emotions. Like the happiest Or painful sounds.
Mode IV sign so that children do not feel afraid of Chemotherapy, help to control emotions, help to teach breathing. (Simulates heartbeat to make the child feel calm. And concentrate on breathing practice)
Signs that help simulate the sounds of places like rainforests so that kids feel like outside the hospital; relax, and sleep comfortably.
Aaron Horowitz, the executive of Sproutel mentioned aims to help children with cancer that they do not feel alone at the time of hospitalization alone and it is a device that reflects their emotions.
However, My Special Aflac Duck will not be available for sale. Aflac will provide free to children diagnosed with cancer throughout the United States.
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