PRENATAL depression: It strikes one in eight pregnant women, driving some to abortions or even suicide

The agony of PRE-NATAL depression: It strikes one in eight pregnant women, but many of us don’t even know it exists By Rachel Ragg PUBLISHED: 22:09 GMT, 3 October 2012 | UPDATED: 23:16 GMT, 3 October 2012 When Emma Gallagher first felt her baby kick inside her, it should have been a joyful moment, but it left her angry, tearful and dreading the prospect of becoming a mother.