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  1. Barbara A Smith
    Barbara A Smith December 6, 2013 at 1:25 pm |

    My nephew (K) age was rushed by ambulance then flown to the hospital… Very scary.. there were no previous signs of Diabetes.. He was near coma.. He has a 2 year old sibling.. I think this interactive Bear is a very good idea.. Not only for him but for teaching siblings.. There is anot enough awareness for children s diabetes.. Even in the schools the food is not good for these children…

    I would like to see This idea go even further.. perhaps a series of interactive books … Books that could actually interact with the Bear.. Another idea might be to create a website for the bear where both the bear and the child could keep records of their foods, sugar levels and shots.. Perhaps even a sibling bear somewhere down the line to help the siblings understand because of course they also will not be able to eat freely anymore.. Diabities effects the entire family and life style.. sincerly Barbara

    # team Lightening Landon

  2. Stan Smith
    Stan Smith December 6, 2013 at 1:29 pm |

    Think the concept of the bear is a good teaching aide.. There are not enough things like this our there for ill children. DMProducts. Suggest maybe also doing a friend.. perhaps a puppy to interact with the bear… The puppy could be the bears support team? Just a thought. Stan

    #team Lightning Landon

  3. michael phelps
    michael phelps December 6, 2013 at 1:38 pm |

    i do know what its like to be a diabetic , bless you

  4. Darold Hansen
    Darold Hansen December 6, 2013 at 2:14 pm |

    I would love to win this bear for my special buddy, my grandson who is 3 and we just found out he has diabetes. If I had to make something other than a bear I would make it a super hero, as that is what my grandson is to me. dm products.

  5. Kristin Marie Grantis
    Kristin Marie Grantis December 6, 2013 at 4:10 pm |

    DMProducts, I love this Jerry bear idea, I think it would be perfect for my nephew Landon who was recently diagnosed as type 1, he is 3 and this would be a fun way to help him understand what he is up against. I think this is a great platform and would like to see the same system used in cabbage patch dolls or something similar.

  6. Chad Daniels
    Chad Daniels December 6, 2013 at 4:14 pm |

    DMProducts, great bear, great idea. He should come in different sizes and colors tho. Kids love to make choices. :)


  7. Rose Walsh
    Rose Walsh December 6, 2013 at 4:37 pm |

    DMPRODUCTS- my great, great, great grandson was diagnosed with diabetes Last month. I would love to win this bear for him. I would like to see an interactive diabetic baby. #Team Lightening Landon

  8. mike forbes
    mike forbes December 6, 2013 at 4:44 pm |

    Dmproducts- jerry bear is awesome. I would like to see a game based off operation. – team lightening landon

  9. Angels Touch Towing
    Angels Touch Towing December 6, 2013 at 4:49 pm |

    DMproducts- jerry bear is such a wonderful gift. We are hoping to win this bear as we have the bravest three year old in mind who needs his company. I would love to see a tabletop arcade style game that also serves as a medical station where kevels can be checked and meds adjusted

  10. barbara brown
    barbara brown December 6, 2013 at 4:59 pm |

    Dmproducts- operation game…team lightening landon

  11. Candice Hanson
    Candice Hanson December 6, 2013 at 4:59 pm |


    Wanting lightening Landon to win this! Jerry the bear is awesome! Apps for the iPhone would be great diabetes awareness!

  12. Lacey Padilla
    Lacey Padilla December 6, 2013 at 5:00 pm |

    Team lighting Landon! Rylee deserves this bear!Diabetes Awaranesss

  13. Candi smith
    Candi smith December 6, 2013 at 5:00 pm |

    Dmproducts-team lightening Landon

    Leapster game or nutrition magnets

  14. Levi Hanson
    Levi Hanson December 6, 2013 at 5:02 pm |

    Dmproducts-jerry the bear rocks. Trying to win for lightening Landon.

    An galaxy app would be great for parents and nutrition tracking!

  15. Crystal Padilla
    Crystal Padilla December 6, 2013 at 5:03 pm |

    Team lighting Landon!Kids with diabetes!It would be cool to have an app for iPhone!And also different colors

  16. christine heitz
    christine heitz December 6, 2013 at 5:11 pm |

    Dmproducts- I would like to see a boy and girl doll with more realistic features

  17. tim heitz
    tim heitz December 6, 2013 at 5:13 pm |

    Dmproducts- I would like to see a ipod developed to track levels and play games

  18. Fred L. Carlson
    Fred L. Carlson December 9, 2013 at 5:43 pm |

    If you can do this with a bear, it would be easy to do it with a doll that looks more like the child that has type 1 diabetes, you can make a female doll for little girls, male dolls for the little boys, and of all ethnicities. I am a Grandfather of a beautiful little two year old girl, just diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes, and if dolls are not in the future, I do plan on getting Jerry for my Grand-daughter. Thank you for doing every thing you have done so far, but don’t stop now, to many little kids, ( and their parents and grand parents) are counting on you to help them and us.

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