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Robot carer offers company and security to 94-year-old grandmother

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Robot carer offers company and security to 94-year-old grandmother

by Reuters Videos 2:37 mins

A robot that monitors the health of elderly people living alone and allows them to have face-to-face conversations with relatives or doctors is being tested in Rome by 94-year-old Grandma Lea. The makers of the GiraffPlus system say their robot can cut medical costs and let its elderly users maintain their independence. Matthew Stock reports.

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