About Us

An evidence-based site for parents

BabyFacts is the ultimate online resource for everything you need to know about conceiving, pregnancy and babies.

We reject myths, scaremongering, and rumors that spread easily online. Our articles are evidence-based and backed by science.

We don’t forget the fun side, either, with plenty of practical, real-life tips from parents who have already been there, done that.

A happy father playing with his baby daughter

Our Process and Editorial Standards

Our editorial policy is:

  • Provide quality information with links to reliable, impartial medical professionals, scientific papers, and government publications.
  • Include clear, “real life” information rather than vague general advice
  • Build upon existing advice given to parents, particularly new parents
  • Eradicate false information (“fake news”), and provide accurate answers supported by reputable research
  • Continually review and update content in response to the latest news and research findings


Gina Wagg, BA, Dip.

CEO & Founder

Gina is an ex-BBC Food Producer, writer, and editor. After graduating from Lancaster University with a degree in Sociology and Journalism, she became certified in Nutrition and Lifestyle during Pregnancy from the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, and also gained a Diploma in Human Nutrition. She created Baby Facts (and its original site, Pregnancy Food Checker) in response to the amount of vague and confusing information for parents online.

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Nicole Crawford

Editor & Content Manager

Nicole lives in Maryland with her husband, six children, and two cats. Although “Mom” is her full-time job right now, she also has over a decade of experience as a freelance writer and editor. Nicole has also worked with many families as a birth and postpartum doula and prenatal fitness specialist and is currently working towards becoming a certified lactation consultant.

Samantha Scott nee Broghammer

Samantha Scott, RD, CD

Pediatric Registered Dietitian (Certified)

Samantha Broghammer, RD is a Wisconsin-based registered dietitian and nutrition writer, currently working in a children’s hospital as a Clinical Dietitian. She serves the mental health and wellness population, providing medical nutrition therapy to those of all ages, from toddlers through senior citizens.

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Amy Kaczor, RDN

Registered Dietitian

Amy Kaczor is a Registered Dietitian and full-time freelance writer based out of Chicago, Illinois. She is passionate about nutrition, health, and wellness, plus writing and sharing evidence-based information.

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Stephanie Searor MS, RD, LDN

Registered Dietitian and Yoga Teacher

Stephanie Searor MS, RD, LDN is a Registered Dietitian and Registered Yoga Teacher. After completing her dietetic internship at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, she received her Master’s Degree in Nutrition & Dietetics from Central Michigan University. She is experienced in all nutrition-related needs throughout pregnancy and postpartum.

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Mae Ormac, RDN

Registered Dietitian and Writer

Mae is a Registered Nutritionist-Dietitian and a ‘pawrent’ of three dogs. She is based in the Philippines and has experience in clinical dietetics, nutrition education, and writing. She now works full-time as a writer with expertise in nutrition, health, wellness, and beauty.

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Shandra Williams

Writer, Nursing Assistant and Mom of Four

Shandra Williams is a mother of four and lives in Kentucky with husband Calvin. She has been a nursing assistant for over ten years, but now she’s working from home as a writer so that she can spend more time with her kids.

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Dr Jane Kinder

Dr. Jane Kinder

Medical Doctor, Dietitian and mom of two

Dr. Jane Kinder is a medical doctor and dietitian specializing in maternal and infant health. With years of experience in the field, she has dedicated her career to understanding and improving the health and nutrition of mothers and their babies.

Elizabeth Sterling, MA, CLC

Writer & Mom of Three

Elizabeth is a journalist and energetic mom of three. She has a Certification in Nutrition and Lifestyle during Pregnancy from the LM University of Munich and is a certified life coach.

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