Advertisements

Health Consciousness

Has this Media Source failed a fact check? LET US KNOW HERE.

Share:

CONSPIRACY-PSEUDOSCIENCE

Sources in the Conspiracy-Pseudoscience category may publish unverifiable information that is not always supported by evidence. These sources may be untrustworthy for credible/verifiable information, therefore fact checking and further investigation is recommended on a per article basis when obtaining information from these sources. See all Conspiracy-Pseudoscience sources.

Factual Reporting: LOW

History

Health Consciousness is a website/blog that reports on health related news without an about page to describe their mission or ownership. A whois search reveals the domain was purchased in October 2017.

Funded by / Ownership

Health Consciousness does not list any names associated with the website nor who owns it or is the editor. According to Whois the site originates from Indiana and the domain is registered to someone simply called “Lawyer.” The website appears to be funded through excessive online advertising.

Analysis / Bias

In review, Health Consciousness publishes a variety of health and nutrition news, most of which is either conspiratorial or pseudoscience. For example, in this article “ADHD is a FAKE Disease Invented by Big Pharma to Drug Children for Profit” they make the claim that ADHD is not a real health issue. While they may argue that the diagnosis is overused, the claim of it being fake is outright false. Like most clickbait pseudoscience websites they promote anti-vaccination propaganda and miracle cancer cures. Health Consciousness also utilizes very poor sources such as Natural News.

Overall, this is a quackery level pseudoscience website with zero credibility due anonymity of ownership. (D. Van Zandt 7/9/2018)

Source: http://www.thehealthconsciousness.com

Conspiracy Level: Health Consciousness
vote

Pseudoscience Level: Health Consciousness
vote

Advertisements


We signed the Pro-Truth Pledge:
please hold us accountable.
 

Ads do not necessarily reflect the views of MBFC

Advertisements