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Michelle Williams opens up about year-long depression

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Michelle Williams says she decided to finally open up about her struggle with depression in order to encourage others to get help.

The 32-year-old singer-actress -- one third of Destiny's Child alongside Beyonce and Kelly Rowland -- says that in the past few months she has emerged from years of suffering from "moderate depression."

Williams has a new single about to drop, a solo album in the works and a starring role in a national tour of the Broadway musical "Fela!" But she says she's had days when it was hard "to just get out of bed." She says exercise, positive thinking and therapy have helped her.

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