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Healthy Living: Keeping Kids Calm

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It may not surprise you that about 60 percent of patients experience anxiety before surgery.

It's often treated with medication, which can be troublesome when the patient is a child. 

Michelle Dunaway introduces us to a doctor who's found a more entertaining approach to keeping kids calm before a procedure. 

In addition, BERT (Bedside Entertainment and Relaxation Theater) new video games are also underway.

One will even let kids blow virtual bubbles in the operating room.