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Mini Hummers Help Kids

Mini Hummers are being used to help area kids deal with a potentially scary situation.

On Thursday at Northwest Texas Hospital, a young patient drove himself up and down the hallways in a mini Hummer. It's all part of a nationwide program called Hummer Courageous Kids.

The goal is to enable young patients to drive themselves into surgery. That gives them a sense of control over the situation, lessening their anxiety.

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