Reframing the First 1,000 Day


Pre-conception & paternity enter the health equation

“The first 1,000 days” traditionally refers to 270 days of pregnancy, plus the first two years of a child’s life (730 days). However, this trend report also looks at the health and lifestyle of the mother and the father during the six months (180 days) before they conceive a baby. It all adds up to 1,180 days– and a new way of looking at the factors that determine a child’s future health