BellyBelly | Australia’s Best Pregnancy Website For Thinking Women and Men

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.

Do New Dads Experience Postpartum Depression?

New mothers are experiencing postpartum mood disorders at alarmingly high rates. But what about fathers? Do new dads experience postpartum depression too? Read More

Ikea Advert Doubles Up As A Pregnancy Test

Has Ikea really outdone itself this time? Its ad uses groundbreaking technology to double as a pregnancy test, and offer a discount on a new cot. Read More

Mother Bans Father From Bathing Daughter

A mother who banned her parter from bathing their daughters has caused controversy. Should parents be able to bathe their kids of the opposite sex? Read More

World’s First Flushable Pregnancy Test To Launch This Year

The home pregnancy test hasn’t changed much over the past 30 years. But a new player on the block aims to be discreet, sustainable and disposable. Read More

10 Push Presents You Really Want (But Probably Won’t Get)

Push presents are seen as the domain of celebrities and the wealthy. But they’ve been around for a long time. The sky’s the limit – what would you wish for? Read More

Breastfeeding Reduces Diabetes Risk

Breastfeeding is important for the health of mothers and babies. New research has found protective health reasons for mothers to continue to breastfeed. Read More

Did The Food Pyramid Cause Our Obesity Crisis? 3 Major Mistakes Health Officials Made

The healthy eating food pyramid has been the cornerstone of western nutrition for decades, but is it doing us good, or contributing to the obesity crisis? Read More

Baby-Led Weaning Not A Choking Risk, Study Finds

Curious about baby-led weaning but concerned about the choking risk? New research suggests baby-led weaning could be safer than traditional weaning methods. Read More

Facebook Classifies Photo Of Woman Birthing Her Baby As ‘Porn’

A proud obstetrician who shared a photograph of a woman delivering her own baby was stunned when Facebook banned the photograph for being ‘pornography’. Read More

10 Ways You Know You’re Ready For A Baby

Daydreaming about when might be the right time to have a baby? Fiona shares 10 humorous ways you'll know when you're ready for motherhood. Read More

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