At BellyBelly, we help women and men get informed, educated and feeling confident about pregnancy, birth and early parenting.

Is it important to you to have access to the very best, evidence-based pregnancy, birth, and parenting information?

If so, BellyBelly was created just for you.

Because we’re independent and have no corporate interests, we don’t hold back – we publish what we believe people really need to know, in order to make the very best decisions for themselves and their baby.

Around 2.5 million parents and parents-to-be trust BellyBelly every month. BellyBelly also comes highly recommended by obstetricians, midwives, birth educators, doctors, lactation consultants, and more.

As a team of professionals who care deeply about helping you to have the very best experience possible, we’d love to be your wise, trusted friend on your journey to parenthood and beyond.

Are Commercial Baby Foods Unhealthy? What You Need To Know

Commercial baby food is easy and convenient. But is it the best option to offer your baby when it comes time for solids? Find out more here. Read More

Vitamin K Deficiency Bleeding In Newborns – What You Need To Know

Vitamin K deficiency bleeding in newborns is a rare but serious complication. This article covers the risks and benefits of the prophylaxis offered at birth Read More

Vitamin K And Newborns – Everything You Need To Know

Routine vitamin K injection - necessary or not? This article looks at vitamin K and whether newborns are really deficient in this important nutrient. Read More

How Do Genes Affect Baby’s Weight?

Most pregnant mamas will, at some point, question the part genetics might play in the birth weight of their baby. Babies come in all shapes and sizes…. Read More

7 Important Factors To Consider When Talking To A Mother Who Is Finding Breastfeeding Difficult

Breastfeeding is a learned skill and can be difficult. Here are 7 important factors to consider when talking to mothers who find breastfeeding a challenge Read More

10 Reasons Why Your Parent Friends Never Answer Your Calls

Wondering why your parent friends never return your calls? Fiona shares 10 reasons why you might not hear from them for the next few years. Read More

Safety Warning After Tragic Death Of 14 Week Old Baby

The tragic death of a baby demonstrates why all parents should be more aware of potential hazards in sleeping environments. Read More

Milk In The Second Year Of Life – What You Need To Know

Most health guidelines babies are given breastmilk for the first 12 months, but what happens next? Here are 5 things about milk in the second year. Read More

7 Things Home Birthing Mamas Are Tired Of Hearing

There are many reasons why women give birth at home and plenty of opinions why it's not a good idea. Here are 7 things home birth mamas hear all the time Read More

7 Stupid Things New Parents Argue About

Nobody makes it through the early months of parenting without arguing. Fiona gives us 7 stupid things almost all new parents bicker about. Read More

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