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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.


5 Things C-Section Mamas Want You To Know

Not had a c-section before? Here are 5 things that c-section mothers want you to know. With 1 in 3 mothers giving birth this way, it's even more important. Read More


10 Times It’s OK To Nap When You’re Pregnant

All social rules and conventions simply fly out of the window when you’re pregnant. Here are 10 times it's perfectly acceptable to nap. Read More

6 Reasons To Delay Your Baby’s First Bath

It can be tempting to want to give your baby a wash soon after the birth, but there are a number of good reasons why you might consider waiting a few days. Read More


Does Overeating Begin With ‘Super Sizing’ Baby Bottles?

A new study in the journal Pediatrics explored the possibility of overeating begining with super-sizing our infants’ bottles. Find out what they discovered. Read More


8 Procedures You Might Want To Reject During Labour

Making decisions during labour can be stressful, emotional and difficult. Working out what you want and don't want before labour can be a huge help. Read More

Menstrual Cycle – Stages, Phases and What To Expect

Want to know more about the female menstrual cycle? Here's everything you need to know about menstrual cycle stages, phases and what to expect. Read More


42 Week Old Baby | Your Baby Week By Week

Your 42 week old baby is 9.5 months, and another Wonder Week is near. Separation anxiety may still be an issue. Find out more about your 42 week old baby. Read More

Fetal Monitoring – What Expectant Parents Need To Know

During labour, one or more forms of fetal monitoring will be used to check on your baby. It might surprise you that some forms aren't backed by evidence. Read More


One Third Of Mothers Struggle To Bond With Their New Babies

A sobering report from the National Childbirth Trust found a massive one third of mothers struggle to bond with their baby. What is going wrong? Read More

Eating Avocados During Pregnancy – Study Finds Huge Benefits

Maternal diet during pregnancy and breastfeeding can have a huge impact on the health of mother and baby. Here's why avocados during pregnancy are so good! Read More




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