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 review

Positively Pregnant

  • Education and information
    (about mental health and wellbeing during pregnancy)
  • Self-help tools
  • Daily tips, reminders and notifications
  • New Zealand based
  • Read more about Positively Pregnant app 
 Four out of five stars

Tapuaki app

Tapuaki app logo

  • Education and information
    (about pregnancy and motherhood)
  • Available from Google Play and iTunes
  • Cost: free
  • Read more about Tapuaki app
Two out of five stars

Quit for You - Quit for Two app 

   

SmokeFree Baby app

Smokefree baby app logo

 
  • Education and information
  • Quit smoking self help
  • Available from Google Play and iTunes
  • Cost: free
  • Read more about SmokeFree Baby app
 Four out of five stars

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)
  • 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
  • Available from Google Play and iTunes
  • Cost: free
  • Read more about Well Child app
Safe Sleeping
 
  • Education and information
    (on safe sleeping for babies)
  • Available from Google Play and itunes
  • Cost: free 
  • Read more about Safe Sleeping app

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