Curetogether.com, one of the most famous patient community sites, has been doing research for a long time. They use the data patients share anonymously about their symptoms, treatments and experiences. Now using the profiles of 944 members dealing with depression, they created this infographics that shows a few surprisingly effective treatments for depression.
While exercise and meditation are great treatment options, light therapy and massage seem to be effective alternative solutions.
It’s a nice way to mine the data e-patients share about their health management.