Pregnancy, Birth & Parenting For Thinking Women and Men

Feel more confident, informed and self-assured.

BellyBelly.com.au is where thinking women and men turn to for the best, evidence-based pregnancy, birth, and parenting information.

Around 2.5 million parents and parents-to-be trust BellyBelly every single month. And because we’re independent and work in the very industry we write about, we publish what we think people really need to know – without the fluff.

BellyBelly comes well recommended by midwives, birth educators, doctors, lactation consultants, doulas and more. Grab a cuppa and spend some time browsing our articles — you’ll be so glad you did!



Homebirth Is Safer For “Higher Risk” Women Too

New research from the UK and Iceland have shown that homebirth can be a safer option for some higher risk women. Find out more, here. Read More


Fever Phobia – What Is The Best Way To Treat A Fever?

Understanding how fever works and how to treat a fever is important, with studies showing around one third of children receive an overdose of pain relief. Read More

Can Dehydration Cause You To Go Into Labour?

If you're pregnant, you may have heard something about dehyration causing labour. Can dehydration cause you to go into labour? Find out here. Read More


Cord Prolapse – What Causes It And How Can I Avoid It?

The umbilical cord is the lifeline between mother and baby. In some cases, cord prolapse can occur, which is an urgent situation. Find out more. Read More


28 Week Old Baby | Your Baby Week By Week

Your 28 week old baby is now seven months old! She's probably a bundle of energy, chatter and movement. Find out more about week 28. Read More

What Is Considered To Be A Big Baby?

According to recent research, many women are being incorrectly told their babies are overly big. So, what is considered to be a big baby? Find out! Read More


Single Artery Umbilical Cord – What Does It Mean?

Been told your baby has a single artery umbilical cord? You might feel a little worried. Find out what it means to have a single artery umbillical cord. Read More

What Does It Mean To Be Effaced During Pregnancy?

What does it mean to be effaced during pregnancy? Find out everything you need to know about effacement and giving birth. Read More



loaded font roboto