Intracranial Hypertension Awareness

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I do get a number of requests for custom teddy bears, but this was the first one with green fur and blue accents. This was because the person the bear was for is an Intracranial Hypertension warrior and blue and green are the IH Awareness colors.

Elizabeth was very specific about what she wanted to her bear to look like. It was to have green fur with blue accents and the chest patch was to have the IH awareness ribbon on it and the words Intracranial Hypertension embroidered above and below the ribbon respectively.


She wanted her name and diagnosis date on the bear's flank.

Another special feature that her handmade teddy should have was an included wind up music box that played the "Theme from Love Story".


These were all requests I was able to help her with. To top off the bear, she received a special wish on her foot and a whimsy blue and green ribbon scarf at her neck and her new owner loved her as you can see here.

Looking for your own custom bear? Contact me to tell me what you would like.

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  • My daughter was recently diagnosed with this. This has shocked our entire family and our hope an prayers are she can beat this. This bear would bring so much happiness to my 16 yr old. How much for the bear? Thanks so much for what you are doing.

    Eric Bowers on
  • This IH bear is beautiful! I also have Intracranial Hypertension. I was diagnosed in August 2013. How much would a custom bear like this cost?

    Erica on

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