If you are pregnant or know someone who is, then Pregnancy Smiles ™ is an app for the iPhone and iPad which is worth checking out as it brings you plenty of information and tools to help understand the progression of pregnancy and track various stats to help you enjoy every moment of the experience.
This app was made by the creators of thesmilesfactory.com, which is a family business that helps the less fortunate children and babies of the world by giving part of the money from ads to charity. The app itself is free and ad-supported.
Pregnancy Smiles ™ only takes up 42.9 MB of space on your iPhone or iPad, so it'll download in a couple of minutes and you can begin using it right away. The most informative feature of the app is the pregnancy information which details week by week how women should be feeling during each phase of the pregnancy, along with photos of what the baby would look like. You'll learn about the changes going on in your body along with a sizing estimate of your little one.
You will also receive tips and advice regarding your pregnancy symptoms and suggestions on what's normal and what isn't, so you know when to call the doctor.
After asking you some details on various dates, you will also be able to use the due date calculator to figure out when to expect your baby.
Aside from the wonderful content in this app, you'll also find plenty of tools to help you keep track of the various stats of your pregnancy.
There's a "Belly photo gallery" where you can store photos through each week or month of your pregnancy. Baby shopping lists are provided so you always have them with you wherever you go. You will also have a list of baby names from around the world to peruse at your leisure.
A food guide is also provided to help you nourish yourself and your baby, and a kick counter helps you measure the number and duration of kicks as and when they start to occur.
Receive information regarding your pregnancy on a weekly basis
Visualize your baby's size
Calculate your due date
Capture and log photos of your belly as you progress through your pregnancy
Comes with tips and guides regarding your pregnancy
Know when to call the doctor
Social media integration
Count the duration and number of kicks
There is nothing negative to say about this app
Count the number of kicks you experience
Pregnancy Smiles ™ is a well-rounded app with plenty of features that will help you understand your pregnancy as it progresses, along with enabling you to track your own pregnancy's data. A must-have iPhone and iPad app for expecting parents!
Neha has been writing and editing since 2010 and has been reviewing iOS apps since early 2014. She has lived in four different countries and loves having the world at her fingertips thanks to these awesome apps.