Ages up to 12

Jerry the Bear

Jerry the Bear is a best friend for children with type 1 diabetes. Jerry provides comfort and education in a safe environment by focusing on Jerry's simulated diabetes.

By taking care of Jerry, this app enables children to gain hands-on experience with diabetes management through play! Kids can check Jerry’s blood sugar, administer insulin using a pen or a pump, and feed Jerry a variety of foods with different carbohydrates.

FEATURES
• Use your camera to look into Jerry’s world, and interact with your Jerry the Bear stuffed animal!
• Practice diabetes basics by caring for Jerry.
• Check Jerry's blood sugar with a glucometer, test strips, and lancet.
• Prepare Jerry's insulin pen and dial a dose of insulin.
• Activate Jerry's infusion site to use the insulin pump.
• Jerry's Kitchen! Explore carb values in a variety of foods in the pantry and prepare a plate of food for the hungry bear!
• Learn about the effects of carbohydrates and insulin on Jerry's body.
• Jerry's Stories! Follow along as Jerry learns new sports and activities to compete in the All Star Games with 21 animated storybooks.
• Tasks with Navi. Check in with Navi, Jerry's trainer, to unlock Jerry's stories by completing a set of tasks to help take care of Jerry's diabetes!

ENHANCED PLAY
Jerry the Bear is a free app to help children about their type 1 diabetes. To enhance play and learning, this app can be used with a companion stuffed animal available at www.jerrythebear.com.

ABOUT US
Sproutel is a patient-centered research and development company focused on kids' health. This app is the latest in diabetes education technology, based on our original, award-winning Jerry the Bear and over 5 years of research, development, and testing with the incredible type 1 community! Learn more about us at www.sproutel.com.
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What's New

This update fixes a bug with Navi’s task bubble, which prevented long lists from displaying correctly on some devices! Thank you to the families who reported this. We read all of your messages, and look forward to hearing what you think of playing with Jerry!
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Additional Information

Updated
June 10, 2020
Size
144M
Installs
5,000+
Current Version
1.6.3
Requires Android
4.1 and up
Content Rating
Everyone
Permissions
Offered By
Sproutel, Inc.
Developer
Sproutel, Inc. 60 Valley St Ste 29 Providence, RI 02909 United States
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