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- Overall, we rate Mental Daily Pro-Science and left-leaning in editorial bias. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record.
Bias Rating: PRO-SCIENCE
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Press Freedom Rating: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Website
Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
According to their about page: “Mental Daily is a psychology blog and news aggregator founded in late 2016. It publishes mental health, sociology, psychopharmacology, and cyberpsychology news.”
Funded by / Ownership
Mental Daily does not disclose ownership. Advertising generates revenue.
Analysis / Bias
In review, Mental Daily covers mental health, sociology, psychopharmacology, and cyberpsychology news. News stories are derived from pro-science and peer-reviewed sources such as this Study Shows How The Effects Of Bisphenol A Exposure In The Placenta May Impact Fetal Brain Development. During the Covid-19 pandemic, they reported accurately on coronavirus and vaccines Study Indicates India And U.S. Were Breeding Grounds For The Dissemination Of COVID-19 Misinformation.
Editorially, they offer an opinion page that leans left with stories such as this A Cerebral Anatomization Of Conspiratorial Beliefs. The news is generally factual and pro-science with a left-leaning political bias.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate Mental Daily Pro-Science and left-leaning in editorial bias. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (D. Van Zandt 3/14/2018) Updated (01/15/2022)
Last Updated on January 15, 2022 by Media Bias Fact Check