Our Top Pregnancy Apps


If you’re expecting or know someone who is expecting, you must be overjoyed and excited to meet the new addition. Below we have some great apps to help you or your loved one through the journey of pregnancy. By the way… Congratulations!

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My Pregnancy & Baby Today

This app helps you know what changes to expect on a weekly and daily basis, coupled with standardised baby images so you know how small or big your baby is growing. The app also provides baby information in the form of videos and statistics, with bright readable icons and advise on how to take care of yourself through your special journey.

Compatibility: iOS and Android

Cost: Free

Pregnancy ++

With a clear green-blue and white readable interface, this app might have expecting moms gazing at it for hours. It helps you keep track of your pregnancy and take notes about your doctor’s visits. Coupled with generic baby images, pregnancy and baby information plus humour – this app is sure to make your experience a joy.

Compatibility: iOS and Android

Cost: Free with in-app purchases

Sprout

This app offers you daily and weekly information on your developing baby, a personalised pregnancy timeline, weight tracker, kick counter, contraction timer and more, all to help you through your pregnancy journey. For your peace of mind, all your personalised information will be safely stored on your iCloud account for iPhone/ iOS users.

Compatibility: iOS

Cost: Free with in-app purchases

What To Expect

Along with a personalised pregnancy tracker to keep you informed and up-to-date with all your bodily and baby’s changes, this app also comes with a personalised emotional support tracker. This consists of tips, health news and current stories curated from real parents. The app also offers a community photo sharing platform, real-time advise and more!

Compatibility: iOS

Cost: Free

mPregnancy | For Men

This is the first Apple app targeted for men with a pregnant partner. Not only does the app offer information on the baby’s development on a weekly basis, but the app also helps men make the pregnancy journey more pleasurable and comfortable for their partners. The frequently asked questions section also helps men understand more about pregnancy overall.

Compatibility: iOS

Cost: R18.99

By Cleopatra Shava

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