Pregnancy Apps for Expectant Moms
Ovia Pregnancy app is a pregnancy tracker that acts as a woman’s 24/7 pregnancy companion from conception to birth, giving her the personalized information and feedback she needs throughout the journey.
Ovia Pregnancy was developed by Harvard scientists, pregnancy specialists and fit moms. It gives meaning to the information women are tracking by charting, analyzing and providing feedback on progress over time. It also helps women better understand their pregnancy, giving critical alerts and directing women to their healthcare providers if they report data that might indicate a serious health concern.
The app includes more than 400 articles; weight, sleep, activity, symptoms and moods tracking; kick counter and contraction timer; searchable food database and critical alerts for health risks.
BabyBump Pregnancy App keeps soon-to-be parents informed about their pregnancy progess and allows them to track and share the experience. The app also has pregnancy forums where users can meet other parents from around the world. Users can also receive daily and weekly information and images, such as tips and details about the baby’s size, weight and development, and they can learn about common symptoms, such as cravings and bodily changes that can be expected. Other features include journaling, weight tracking, creating a photo journal and searching for baby names.
My Pregnancy Today by BabyCenter includes a weekly guide to pregnancy with daily information and advice, fetal development images, a pregnancy checklist, videos to watch what’s happening inside the womb with breathtaking 3-D animations, birth clubs and a nutrition guide.
CineMama is a fun pregnancy tool created by March of Dimes that allows you to take photos of your belly and turn them into a sharable movie. Celebrate your progress week after week and keep a diary, while learning the benefits of a full-term pregnancy.