Berries for Babies

Berries for Babies

Our mascot bear Leco, lives in the Berridale forest where it’s home to many delicious berries trees. Berries are an essential source of food for animals and one of the favorite food for bears including Leco and the adorable sloth bears, providing them the nutrition to be active. Do you know that berries also has delightful benefits for babies?

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Yes, absolutely! Babies who reach 6 months old  and can take in solid food can start eating blueberries. If your baby is prone to allergies, you may wish to wait for a couple of days to see if there is any symptoms of blueberry allergy. You can also consult your pediatrician before introducing the fruit to the diet.

Why are Blueberries beneficial to health?

  • Supplying healthy antioxidants
  • An excellent source of Vitamin C to protect cell damage
  • Rich in calcium, iron, Vitamin K for bone strengthening
  • Boost brain functioning
  • Support healthy blood pressure

Introducing Blueberry to baby’s diet

Checkout this article providing you recipes to introduce blueberry to your babies diet effectively. The easiest way is to puree it.