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Therapeutic magic: Tricks to stretch your hands and fingers

11 August 2014 Last updated at 00:11 BST

Young people with hemiplegia, a condition which results in one side of the body being weaker than the other, have been taking part in a magic camp in London.

The Breathe Magic Summer Camp is intended to help young people with the condition to improve their hand movement, coordination and confidence by learning and practising magic tricks taught to them by real magicians.

Video journalist: Neil Bowdler

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