Fasting has many positive effects on the body and can even help relieve the symptoms of depression. Those who decide to fight their depression with fasting can choose the healing therapies that suit them. Thus there are among other things the Buchinger therapeutic fasting, the Schroth method or the F.X. Mayr diet. But also with alkaline diets or an Ayurveda retreat success can be achieved. Because medical company is necessary with this measure, the stay offers itself in fasting hotel or clinic.