Robot duck brings comfort to kids battling cancer


Meet My Special Aflac Duck, an emotional and comfort companion to children coping with cancer.

The high-tech social robot making its first visit to upstate New York for a special delivery to patients at Albany Med.

Grace Chartier is a 12-year-old undergoing treament for cancer and says she is happy to have a friend to go through it with.

The company has invested 3 million dollars into the program, distributing more than 2,500 ducks free of charge nationwide to children diagnosed with cancer.

To learn more about My Special Aflac Duck and how to recieve your own, visit their website

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