20 People Who've Battled Or Are Battling Depression Share The Hardest Part And How They Treated It

Honestly, for me the hardest part is pretending to be ok. My best way out is to tell a select few that I'm not ok, then let the pretending stop with them. Pretending can help for me.


The hardest part was just finding motivation.

My depression went away when i quit smoking weed.

Reddit hates it when people link depression with drug use. But thats my real life experience .

I have no doubt that excessive drug use was a huge deciding factor in my depression.

After being a depressed broke loser who smoked everyday for 10 years, Within 6months of quiting smoking i was married and within a year i had bought a house.