The First 1000 Days of Wellness is committed to support men and women in their quest to have healthy babies. We provide the latest evidence-based information, products, programs and resources for healthy preconception, pregnancy and the first years of life.

This framework, called the First 1000 days of life, is the period from pre-conception to 2 years of age where healthy habits set the course for an individual’s entire lifespan – because prevention begins before conception!

We care about you, your baby and your family. We will support you in optimizing your wellness during this important journey to help shape the health of future generations to come!

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First 1000 Days

What is First 1000 Days of Wellness?

Historically, The First 1000 Days of Wellness has been internationally known as Pregnancy and the First 2 years of a baby’s life where nearly the sole focus has been Nutrition.

Sergio Pecorelli, MD, PhD has reframed The First 1000 Days to include preconception and the paternal role in healthy off-spring.

The First 1000 Days of Wellness is a platform dedicated to helping future and current moms and dads navigate through these perinatal years successfully – and with confidence!

Dr Pecorelli’s work is deeply rooted in the latest science. His long and illustrious career includes 40 years of clinical practice as an OB-GYN, professorships at Yale and the University of Southern California, as well as a fellowship at the Mayo Clinic. He is a widely acclaimed expert on Public Health in Europe, having served as the Italian government representative for the EU commission on healthy aging, the Head of the Italian FDA, and the Chancellor Emeritus of the University of Brescia (Italy). He has published over 300 scientific papers, and his expertise is sought after globally as he has been an instrumental source in helping influence legislation that has led to significant improvement in Public Health policy.

He currently heads an international consortium of scientists, coordinated by the Giovanni Lorenzini Medical Foundation and supported by the Brescia industrial Association (Brescia +), together with Mt. Sinai School of Public Health on a first-of-its-kind three year research study looking at pre-conception, pregnancy and the first two years of human life.

Dr. Pecorelli’s presentation on “Reframing the First 1000 Days of Life, at the 2017 Global Wellness Summit – – drew immediate attention and keen interest from participants. His new perspective informs that the beginning of life, and wellness lifestyles, before conception can determine the health of the entire lifetime and for future generations.
The response of this presentation has fueled one of the trends Global Wellness trend Info selected by the Global Wellness Summit for 2018!
This new trend puts sharp focus on the role of epigenetics, and explores how environmental and lifestyle factors, along with emotional and social stresses, can alter a baby’s development during pre-conception, pregnancy and the first two years. He has been featured in the Well + Good, and conducts training events for practitioners –

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We are working hard on updating our site to provide you with the latest information so that you may make the best informed decisions, and are equipped with the best tools during these vital years!