Antenatal and postnatal mental health: clinical management and service guidance

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

Depression and anxiety are the most common mental health problems during pregnancy, with around 12% of women experiencing depression and 13% experiencing anxiety at some point; many women will experience both. This updated guideline replaces NICE clinical guideline 45.

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