Depression is the leading cause of disability worldwide. It is much more than simple unhappiness. It hurts. Not just emotionally, but physically too.
If you think you have depression, talk to someone you trust & seek professional help.
I was barely functional when I went to see my doctor. Ever since I take depression medication, I am much better. I know there’s a lot of fear and false beliefs around taking medication for mental health, but it truly can help you get better. At least try for a few months before you dismiss it.