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"One of the Biggest Israeli Exports Will Be Medical Clowning"

Offbeat  (tags: Israel, children, culture, custom, ethics, funny, goodnews, health, humor, interesting, society )

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The International Conference on Medicine and Medical Clowning is currently taking place in Jerusalem. The goal of the conference, organized by Dream Doctors, is to attempt to touch upon major issues involved in the process of forming clear professional


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Tuesday November 1, 2011, 3:23 pm
It doesn't take much to bring happiness to children. Something as simple as playing the fool for children in hospitals costs nothing. This in no way diminishes Israel's program.
There are tens of thousands of retired people who can volunteer in hospitals, Eagle Scouts, etc, as well as retired clowns themselves.

Stan B (123)
Tuesday November 1, 2011, 4:21 pm
A great story.

patrica and edw jones (190)
Wednesday November 2, 2011, 5:47 pm

Jo Asprec (0)
Wednesday November 2, 2011, 6:08 pm
Bravo medical clowning! Laughter is good medicine!

KS Goh (0)
Thursday November 3, 2011, 5:08 am
Thanks for the article.

Susan A (14)
Friday November 4, 2011, 1:53 am
Go Israel! Love seeing sick kids laugh and forget their woes for a moment.

Svetlana B (21)
Friday November 4, 2011, 1:50 pm
Noted,TY Gillian
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