People suffering from depression now have a reason to feel upbeat. They now have an alternative to just consuming drugs. According to a new study in Britain people who tried acupuncture along with taking their anti-depressants improved more after three months. The study was conducted after recruiting 755 people with moderate or severe depression and dividing them into three groups. The first group had acupuncture along with their usual drugs the second group had counselling along with usual drugs while the third group underwent normal treatment. It was observed that the first two groups showed better results and improved symptoms.