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As a result, around 2 to 2.5 million parents and parents-to-be around the world trust BellyBelly every single month. BellyBelly also comes highly recommended by obstetricians, midwives, birth educators, doctors, lactation consultants, and more.

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Mindfulness For Birth – How Mindfulness Preparation Improves The Birth Experience

Most pregnant women want to reduce their fear and have a more positive birth experience. Mindfulness for birth is a simple technique that could offer this. Read More


New Immune Cells Found In Breastmilk: Study

Science is only just beginning to understand what nature has already known for eons: breastmilk provides more than just nutrition. Read More

Instagram Changes Policy To Allow Childbirth Photos

Social media has long been under fire for banning birth photos. A change of policy to allow childbirth photos is a victory for the positive birth movement. Read More


2017’s Top Baby Names: Did Your Baby’s Name Make The List?

Choosing a name for your baby is a big responsibility. If you’re expectant parents looking for inspiration, take a peek at 2017’s list of top baby names. Read More


10 Toys I Regret Buying For My Kids

Toys seem like a great idea, until you try to navigate your way safely through your house. Here are 10 toys Fiona regrets buying for her kids. Read More

Inducing Labour Before C-Section To Help Breastfeeding

A Swiss research project is looking at how inducing labour before c-section might help mothers initiate breastfeeding. Read More


Sex Too Soon – New Mothers Forced Or Pressured Into Sex After Childbirth

A combination of societal norms and expectations means some women are pressured into sex after childbirth before they are physically or emotionally ready. Read More

Postpartum Care Is Failing Women

The more support a mother has after birth, the better the outcomes for her and her baby. Yet postpartum care is failing to meet women’s needs. Read More


10 Times My Toddler Humiliated Me At Playgroup

Fiona is a seasoned expert when it comes to playgroups, but still finds it stressful. Here’s her list: ’10 times my toddler humiliated me at playgroup'. Read More

Epidural Headaches – Causes And Treatment

Having the worst headache of your life after an epidural seems a high price to pay for pain relief during labour. What causes epidural headaches? Read More




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