Although depression has been clinically recognized as medical conditions, many people are still ignorant to the reality of depression, often shrugging off the behavior of a depressed person as “negative” or “weakness.” Some even expect the depressed persons to just “snap out of it,”. Here’re 3 comics to show the real struggles people with depression face.

Depression is an illness just like any physical disease

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The reason it is hard to tell family and friends

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The truth is that depression does not discriminate. It doesn’t care how good your life is, your age, your gender, your wealth, or physical health.

You can’t always see depression on the outside

depression is like a darkness you carry on the inside

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