Depression is a common disease. 1 in 5 people face depression. 300 million people in the world suffer from depression at one time. So let's know about the most common myths around depression.

1. Depression is Not a Real Illness

Generally, people think only sad persons are depressed. But along with the sadness of having a mental week, low willpower, and many other factors lead to depression.

2. Easy to Come Out

No one goes into the depression of their own will. If you can get out of depression comfortably, then anyone can come out. Depression is not a weakness, it is caused by disease.

3. It is Caused by Sad Situation

Being depressed in a sad state is not depression. Depression is not only sadness, it also has symptoms associated with it, then it is depression.

4. Antidepressants Will Change Your Personality

Depression medicines work only on the chemicals of depression. The rest of the brain area is not affected at all. This is also a misconception.

5. You Will Have to Be on Antidepressants 

Generally, having depression many times, severity of depression, what is family atmosphere, etc. That things depends on how long the treatment will last.

Dr. Sanjay Jain

The treatment of depression is not only dependent on medicines but Also there are other treatments that can cure depression. So click the link below to know more about depression and .