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.


When Can You See Baby’s Heartbeat On Ultrasound?

Many newly pregnant women want to know when you can see a baby's heartbeat on ultrasound. Find out, along with answers to common questions. Read More


37 Week Old Baby | Your Baby Week By Week

Your 37 week old baby is going through a major developmental leap, one which many families find is one of the most demanding. Find out more, here. Read More

Bishop’s Score During Pregnancy – What Is It and How Is It Used?

Before you go into labour or have an induction, find out what Bishop’s score means and how important it is to the possible outcome of your labour. Read More


Abdominal Separation During Pregnancy (Diastasis Recti)

If you're experiencing abdominal separation during pregnancy (diastasis recti) or suspect you have it, here's everything you need to know. Read More


Breastfeeding Toddlers – 7 Benefits Of Breastfeeding Your Toddler

Many people wrongly believe that breastfeeding a toddler offers no benefits. Here are 7 impressive benefits for mothers and toddlers who breastfeed. Read More

How Much Breastmilk Does My Baby Need?

In a time where formula feeding is common and involves exact measuring, some breastfeeding mothers ask, how much breastmilk does my baby need? Read More


The Undervalued Therapeutic Power of Postpartum Rest

We need to give up the notion of supermum. Find out why rest is THE most important basic of getting motherhood off to a good start. Includes tips for rest. Read More

Vacuum Birth – Side Effects, Risks and Benefits

Before you give birth, it's important to get informed. Here's what you need to know about vacuum birth, including side effects, risks and benefits. Read More


10 Things Parents Should Stop Doing Today

Parenting is the most important (and toughest!) job we’ll ever do. It helps if we can be honest with ourselves and acknowledge where we need to improve. Read More

The Danger Of Interrupting Immediate Skin-To-Skin Contact

In a recent study, researchers found a lack of this one thing resulted in birthing women to be twice as likely to experience a postpartum haemorrhage. Read More




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