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Mental health checks for new fathers


Partners of new and expectant mothers who have depression or anxiety will be offered a mental health check in an initiative being launched by NHS England.

The plan is to offer more support to couples experiencing conditions such as postnatal depression.

About one in 10 men experiences mental illness in the first six months after the birth of a baby.

Mental ill health affects about one in five women during or after pregnancy.

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Mental Health and Crisis Support Survey will take place on 22 Jan 2019


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