Pregnancy and baby apps

Taking care of yourself, both physically and emotionally, during your pregnancy is important because it can boost your chances of having a problem-free pregnancy and a healthy baby. Once your baby's born, being a new mum, can be happy and exciting. But it’s also normal to feel anxious and overwhelmed. It helps to have some idea of what to expect after the birth, when you leave the hospital, and when you’re at home with your new baby. On this page you will find reviews of:

Pregnancy apps

App Features Clinical score

Positively Pregnant

  • Education and information (about mental health and wellbeing during pregnancy) 
  • Self-help tools
  • Daily tips. reminders and notifications
  • Country of origin: New Zealand
 

Excluded apps

  • Quit for You - Quit for Two - no longer available in NZ
  • Tapuaki - no longer available in NZ

Newborn care apps

 App  Features  Clinical review

Babble MidCentral DHB app

Babble MidCentral DHB app logo

  • Education and information
    (for parents with baby in a neonatal unit)
  • Country of origin: New Zealand
  • Available from Google Play and iTunes
  • Cost: free
  • Read more about Babble MidCentral DHB app

Well Child app

Well Child app logo

  • Education and information
    (about newborn care)
  • Reminders for immunisations and appointments
  • Country of origin: New Zealand
  • Available from Google Play and iTunes
  • Cost: free
  • Read more about Well Child app

Safe Sleeping

 

  • Education and information
    (on safe sleeping for babies)
  • Country of origin: New Zealand
  • Available from Google Play and itunes
  • Cost: free 
  • Read more about Safe Sleeping app

Disclaimer: Health Navigator’s app library is a free consumer service to help you decide whether a health app would be suitable for you. Our review process is independent. We have no relationship with the app developers or companies and no responsibility for the service they provide. This means that if you have an issue with one of the apps we have reviewed, you will need to contact the app developer or company directly.

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