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Baby’s First 1,000 Days: The Impact of Nutrition

A growing body of research has shown the impact proper nutrition can have on long-term health, starting early on. But can the first 1,000 days really decide a child's future, or is it a bit more complicated than that?

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears
The two key nutrients in first 1000 days is fermentable fiber for gut health and omega-3 fatty acids for the brain and also to make the necessary gut-brain connections.  If these connections are not correctly established, the child will be in a lifetime of metabolic problems that lead to number of chronic conditions including ADHD and autistic spectrum disorder as well as obesity.

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