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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.

Take A Baby First Aid Course: Why, How And Where?

With an increase in toddler choking mishaps and deaths in the media, it's a timely reminder to look into taking a baby first aid course. Find out more. Read More

Amazing Photographs Capture A Car Park Birth

We all know birth doesn't always go to plan - but luckily for one couple, a birth photographer was on hand to capture it! Check out these stunning photos. Read More

How An Inspiring Teenager Learned About The Treatment Of Teen Mothers

17 year old Gaby Rodriguez decided on a unique idea for her senior year project. What she learned was an eyeopening insight into teenage pregnancy. Read More

Why Do Babies Look Blue When They Are Born?

You've probably seen pictures of newborns in various shades of colours, from purple to pink to blue. Why do babies look blue when they are born? Find out. Read More

Weight Checks During Pregnancy – Are They Necessary?

Some health care providers weigh pregnant women each visit and some don't. So, are the routine weight checks during pregnancy really necessary? Read More

Not Breastfeeding Increases The Risk Of Ear Infections: Study

A new study has found that not breastfeeding (directly via the breast) increases the risk of ear infections. Find out all the results and how this happens. Read More

The 7 Types Of Mama Friends You Need In Your Life

When you become a mama, the other mamas around you can make a huge difference to your sanity levels. Here are 7 mama friends on our dream team! Read More

Controlled Crying Study Says It’s OK For Babies – But Is It Really?

Another controlled crying study has hit the headlines, claiming it's effective for sleep problems. But are babies really okay, given major study flaws? Read More

Breaking The Waters: Does It Speed Up Labour? [Study Review]

Many women have an amniotomy (breaking the waters) to speed up labour. But does it really do that? Discover the truth from the latest Cochrane review. Read More

Growing Pains In Children – 8 Effective Pain Relief Options

Common from 3-4 years and 8-12 years, growing pains can mean sleepless nights. Here are 8 effective pain relief options for growing pains in children. Read More

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