Pregnancy, Birth and Baby For Thinking Women & Men

We’re passionate about women and men feeling informed, confident and prepared for pregnancy, birth and early parenting.

A safe birth is at the top of every expectant parent’s wish list.

And a happy, healthy baby is at the top of every parent’s wish list!

At BellyBelly, we’ll give you access to the very best, evidence-based, pregnancy, birth and baby information.

Because we know you’ll want to make the very best decisions for your body, and your baby.

BellyBelly is a proudly independent website – you’ll find no corporate or media influence here.

Our writing team will always share what you really need to know from pregnancy to parenthood, without the fluff.

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Every month, around 2 million parents and parents-to-be around the world trust BellyBelly with their pregnancy, birth and early parenting journey.

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Canadian Mother Breastfeeds Her Sick Sister’s Baby

Would you breastfeed another person's baby? What if the mother was too sick to breastfeed - and she was your sister? A heartwarming story of two sisters. Read More


Reading To Your Kids Impacts Brain Function, Study Finds

We already know reading to children is a great idea, but recent research has backed up just how important it is. Find out what the latest study has to say. Read More

10 Things I Don’t Have Time For As A Mother

Motherhood is chaotic at times. For the rest, it's hard to remember what you did or didn't do! Here are 10 things one mama doesn't have time for any more. Read More


Batdad: Have You Discovered His Awesomeness Yet? [VIDEO]

Have you met Batdad yet? If you haven't, you need to! See this hilarious video, as Batdad goes into battle with everyday family life. Holy smokes, Batman! Read More


Hemorrhoids – Treatment and Causes During Pregnancy

Hemorrhoids (piles) can appear during pregnancy, even if you have never had them before. Find out more about hemorrhoids treatments and causes. Read More

10 Things You Need To Make Peace With When You Have A Toddler

So, you have a toddler (or one on the way). We need to tell you a few hard truths: there are some things you're going to have to make peace with. Read More


Why We’re Jealous Of New Zealand’s Maternity Care System

The New Zealand maternity system is the envy of many countries. Find out why we love New Zealand's maternity system and what it offers women and families. Read More

Postnatal Belly Bands, Wraps and Binders – The Benefits Of Belly Support

After giving birth, your abdominal area can feel unsupported. A postnatal belly band, binding or wraps can help you feel supported and offers many benefits. Read More


Breech Birth – 8 Interesting Facts When Baby Is Bottom Down

If your baby is bottom down instead of head down, you need to know your options - or you don't have any. Here are 8 interesting facts about breech birth. Read More

Pregnant With Twins? 8 Interesting Facts About Twins

If you've just found out you're pregnant with twins (or if you're interested knowing more about twins!) here are 8 interesting facts about twin pregnancy. Read More




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