7 Aug 2013

Auckland Story for 7 August 2013 - Teddy Bear Hospital

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 3:27 pm on 7 August 2013

Even for the bravest of people, visiting the doctor can be a uneasy experience, and for young children it can be positively daunting. A group of Auckland medical students are working to demystify their world through a series of teddy bear hospitals. Lisa Thompson pays a visit to a clinic to see how the mending of broken paws is not only beneficial for the bears' young owners but for the medical students treating them.