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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.

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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.


Could Bread And Pasta Be Making You Depressed? Study Finds Link In Women

Could eating bread and pasta be making you depressed? A study has found a link between refined carbohydrates and depression, fatigue, and other mood issues. Read More


Is Breastfeeding Hard? Things That Make Breastfeeding More Difficult

Is breastfeeding hard? If you haven't breastfed a baby before, you might be thinking this very question. Find out what makes breastfeeding hard. Read More

The Reason Why You No Longer Need To Fear A Big Head

Are you worried about giving birth to a baby with a big head? Fear not, dear ones, for here is a reason to celebrate having a baby with a big head. Read More


Episiotomy Recovery and Healing – 5 Important Things To Know

Everything you should know about episiotomy recovery and healing, including the episiotomy scar, stitches, complications and care. Read More


Over 35 And Having A Baby – What You Should Know

A woman giving birth over the age of 35 is classed as high risk, regardless of her actual health status or that of her baby. Find out what you need to know. Read More

Antibacterials Must Be Removed From Consumer Soaps, Says FDA

It’s back to school time in many areas, and the cold and flu season is approaching, so better stock up on antibacterial soap, right? Well, the FDA says no. Read More


Episiotomy vs Tearing – Which One Is Better?

If you're weighing up your options of an episiotomy vs tearing, here are the pros and cons of each, including the risks and benefits. Read More

Hepatitis B Vaccination For Babies – Is It Really Necessary?

One of the decisions parents need to make about the birth is the hepatitis B vaccination for babies. Is it really necessary, or an important step? Read More


Can You Accidentally Starve Your Breastfed Newborn Baby?

Is it possible to accidentally starve your breastfed newborn baby? Could your baby get sick from not enough milk? Find out what Renee Kam IBCLC has to say. Read More

Pooping During Labour – Is It On Your Ultimate Horrors List?

Does the idea of pooping during labour totally mortify you? Or are you simply worried about it? Find out why it can happen and why there's no need to worry. Read More




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