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Health & Safety

Tips to keep your family healthy and safe

When days get hectic it's hard to find time to prepare healthy meals or stay active as a family. Gerber Life puts quick, healthy recipes and workout routines for you and your family right at your fingertips. We also share tips for helping to keep your family safe, such as how to avoid everyday dangers. Because it's so important to take good care of your family, we hope that our tips for raising healthy families will give you the kind of practical information that can help you do just that.

  1. 10 Tips To Help Parents Teach Children By Example

    October 8, 2014

    cute baby working out with mommyParents have a tremendous amount of influence in the development of a child. Children learn many of their habits by observing their parents’ behavior. Here are 10 ways that you can teach by example and be a positive role model, to benefit your children’s development:

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  2. 10 Simple Ways to Raise Breast Cancer Awareness This October

    October 5, 2014

    Gerber Life helps raise awareness about breast cancerThis month you’ll be seeing pink across the country – on lapels, products and even football fields. October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  Accompanied by that signature color, people are working to raise awareness of this disease. If you’d like to participate, here are ten simple ways to get you started.

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  3. What Popeye Taught Us About Eating Veggies & More Tips

    October 1, 2014

    boy posing his musclesMany parents remember Popeye the Sailor Man’s undeniably strong muscles and endless ability to save the day. He credited his strength and bravery to none other than spinach, and adults seized an opportunity to offer the green vegetable to their children. “You want to be strong like Popeye, now don’t you?”

    The truth is that this kind of influence does work. With positive creativity and a little inspiration – such as from Popeye – the following tips can help teach our children how to eat more healthfully.

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  4. A New Parent’s Guide: Managing Responsibilities at Home and Work

    September 29, 2014

    business woman busy at desk with babyFor most mothers and fathers, parenting is the most rewarding and important aspect of their lives. Because many parents must also work, striking a balance between a career and home life can be a bit tricky for a new parent. Below are a few ideas to help guide new parents through the transition from bottles and bibs to co-workers and computers.

  5. 6 Tips for Family Health & Fitness

    September 27, 2014

    family exercising on bikes together laughingExercise is one of the best things for making your mind and body live longer and feel better. You can create lasting family memories by involving your children in this important part of life and by making family workouts a priority.