Every second was a struggle, says Deepika Padukone as she remembers her battle against depression.

In 2015, Deepika Padukone He opened up and confessed about the mental health problem, the depression he was struggling with. Four years have passed and the Piku star is in the best shape, but remember those days of fighting, Deepika Padukone reportedly spilled the beans on how exhausting the whole experience was.

She mentioned that the word that best describes her experience of depression is struggle. Every second was a struggle and she felt exhausted the whole time. People confused it with being a bit sad and according to the reports, Deepika added that a male star even went on to say recently that he didn’t have the luxury to be depressed; as if depression is a choice.

Remembering the days of the fight, Deepika recalled how her mother noticed the symptoms and pushed the actress for psychotherapy and medication. Speaking about her parents, Deepika called them honest, elegant, dignified and authentic people who ground her.

In addition, the actress really does not regret having opened the subject, if anything, she felt relief after sharing her experience. According to the actress, it was liberating, as if a crushing weight had been taken from her and she would do it again. In addition, it made her more aware of herself.