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!



Going Back To Work After Baby – 5 Tips For A Smooth Transition

If you're soon to be going back to work after having a baby, it can be a bitter sweet time. Here are 5 tips for a smooth transition for mother and baby. Read More


Seeding Baby With Good Bacteria Using Vaginal Swabbing

Seeding baby after c-section -- using a vaginal swab of good bacteria -- is a growing trend of great interest to mothers. Find out more about seeding here. Read More

How To Support Someone After A Miscarriage Or Loss

Wondering how to support someone after a miscarriage or loss? Here are some great ideas from mothers of loss, as well as some ideas on what to say. Read More


C Section Myths – 4 Most Common Myths Exploded

For one of the most common surgical procedures world-wide, there are still plenty of c section myths circulating. Here are 4 big myths exploded. Read More


Breastfeeding After Retained Placenta – 7 Common Questions

If you've had a retained placenta, you may notice it impacts your milk coming in. Here are 7 common questions about breastfeeding after retained placenta. Read More

Comfort Feeding – 5 Reasons Why It’s Great For Mamas And Babies

Have you ever heard of the phrase, “She’s just using you like a dummy/pacifier?” Find out why comfort feeding is actually great for mothers and babies. Read More


8 Most Controversial Parenting Topics

These have to be the most controversial parenting topics out there. Post something about one of these topics and you'll be banging your head against a wall. Read More

Who Cares? Maternity Care Options For Australian Women

If you've just found out that you're pregnant, you'll need to choose someone to provide maternity care for you. Here are the options for Australian women. Read More



loaded font roboto