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Did you know medical clowns can help sick children forget pain, fear and stress?

The magic, the music and the engaged story-telling that bring cheer and laughter has made medical clowning an important aspect of hospital care in paediatric units worldwide. The BBC's Seydina Alioune Djigo met Sharon Juhl, a professional medical clown in the island nation of Mauritius to bring you this story.

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