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At BellyBelly, we’re passionate about helping women and men get informed and feeling confident about pregnancy, birth and early parenting.

Get access to the very best, evidence-based pregnancy, birth, and parenting information.

BellyBelly is an independent website with no corporate interests, so our writers 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.

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.

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.


Breastfeeding Barbie Joins The Fight To Normalise Breastfeeding

Finally, Barbie's infamous disproportionately large breasts have a purpose, thanks to an Australian mother who has created "Breastfeeding Barbie". Read More


It Takes One Year To Recover From Childbirth, Study Finds

After the six week post birth check up, new mothers are generally deemed 'recovered'. However a study found it takes around a year. Read More

Does A Previous Episiotomy Mean A Repeat Episiotomy? 3 Things To Know

Have you had episiotomy? Are you worried about having another episiotomy? Here are three things to know before your next birth. Read More


9 Myths About Your Waters Breaking

Do you feel worried about your waters breaking? Here are the 9 biggest myths about waters breaking and what happens. Find out more. Read More


9 Things Women Should Know About VBAC

Considering a VBAC (vaginal birth after c-section)? The success rate is quite high for women who plan one. Here are 9 things you need to know about VBAC. Read More

10 Christmas Miracles This New Mama Is Hoping For This Year

Christmas becomes magical again when you have kids. But it can be equally wonderful and terrifying. Here are 10 miracles Fiona is hoping for this year. Read More


Highest C-Section Rates By Country

Take a look at our list of c-section rates by country. See how your country fares for the percent of births which result in a c-section. Read More

Meconium In Amniotic Fluid – Is It Dangerous?

Pregnant women are told to look out for meconium in amniotic fluid. So what does it mean and is it dangerous? Find out here. Read More


Creating Your Birth Space – 5 Things You Need To Do

Your birth space can have an impact your labour. Find out 5 ways your birth space can help you to enjoy a more positive birth experience. Read More

1 in 5 Parents Admit To Sedating Their Children For Long Car Journeys

Some shocking findings from a recent survey include 20% of parents admitting to sedating kids on journeys, and 50% threatening to kick kids out the car. Read More




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