She said, "I was struggling to get out of bed and I was very tearful.
My mom was really worried, so when I got home I went to see my doctor, who diagnosed me with depression.
It was such a relief because I knew that I could get treatment for it." She added, "If you've had depression in the past, you're more prone to it again." She also said, "What I have learned is that our bodies are such incredible machines and if one thing is wrong then something else will over-compensate.
But you can only live that way for so long until there is a problem and your body starts saying, 'Right, we can't do this anymore'." Source: PNP/A long time ago, before he was famous and back when he was still working and in school, Jon Hamm was another victim of depression. If you can change your brain chemistry enough to think: ‘I want to get up in the morning; I don’t want to sleep until four in the afternoon.
I felt I was going into a very dark place, and I wasn't capable of getting up in the morning, so I signed up for something that would force me to be active." Source: Apega/Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have a past history of depression in common.