Last updated on September 26th, 2020 at 01:38 pm
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- Overall, we rate NaturalCures.com a Quackery level Pseudoscience website for the promotion of alternative health that is not supported by science.
Factual Reporting: MIXED
Country: United Kingdom
World Press Freedom Rank: UK 35/180
Founded in 2003, NaturalCures.com is a website that publishes news, alternative medicine, and natural cures for a variety of ailments. The website lacks transparency as they do not provide an about page, names of editors, or disclosure of ownership.
Funded by / Ownership
The website does not openly disclose ownership, however, on the contact page, they indicate they are owned by Snowflake Media Ltd, which is a web design and marketing company. Revenue is derived through a lifetime membership fee for $99 and advertising.
Analysis / Bias
In review, NaturalCures.com provides a searchable database of natural cures for many diseases and conditions such a High Blood Pressure. This will direct you to a page that highlights the causes and symptoms of the ailment, however, when you click on Natural Remedies for the condition it asks for a membership. The website also provides the latest news which focuses on alternative health such as this COVID-19 What Is The Alternative Experts View? This story gives the views of several quack pseudoscientists such as Mercola, Dr. Oz, and Mike Adams from Natural News. Finally, NaturalCures.com features original articles that do not offer hyperlinked sourcing such as this Resisting Media Hype.
Overall, we rate NaturalCures.com a Quackery level Pseudoscience website for the promotion of alternative health that is not supported by science. (8/21/2016) Updated (D. Van Zandt 7/7/2020)