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- Overall, we rate the Homeopathy Journal as a strong Pseudoscience source based on promoting alternative medicine.
Bias Rating: PSEUDOSCIENCE
Factual Reporting: MIXED
Press Freedom Rank: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Journal
Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: LOW CREDIBILITY
Founded in 1911, Homeopathy is a peer-reviewed medical journal covering research, reviews, and debates on all aspects of homeopathy, a controversial form of alternative medicine.
Funded by / Ownership
The journal is owned and published by Thieme Medical Publishers. Subscription fees generate revenue.
Analysis / Bias
According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal had a 2014 impact factor of 0.758. The journal was delisted in the 2015 edition because of excessive self-citations. Although this is a peer-reviewed journal, it is focused on alternative medicine, which often promotes pseudoscience.
While there is nothing wrong with studying homeopathy, there is very little evidence that it is safer or more effective than traditional medicine. Our advice is to be cautious when considering homeopathic remedies.
Failed Fact Checks
- A third party has not fact-checked them.
Overall, we rate the Homeopathy Journal as a strong Pseudoscience source based on promoting alternative medicine. (D. Van Zandt 9/10/2017) Updated (12/23/2022)
Last Updated on May 24, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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