Pseudoscience Dictionary

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Below are links to a wide variety of topics and claims that are considered Pseudoscience. Each claim will have a definition followed by information that either debunks or explains in more detail why the claim is considered Pseudoscience. If you would like to add or edit an existing definition or add a new one from our pending list below please use this form.

Pseudoscience: Consists of statements, beliefs, or practices that are claimed to be both scientific and factual but are incompatible with the scientific method (unproven, not testable, or opposed to the consensus of traditional science).

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Acupressure
Acupuncture
Alternative Cancer Treatments
Alternative Medicine
Ancient Astronauts
Anti-Vaccination
Applied Kinesiology
Aroma Therapy
Bermuda Triangle
Chemtrails
Climate Change Denialism
Detoxification
Essential Oils
Faith Healing
Feng shui
GMO Dangers
Homeopathy

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Aroma Therapy
Aspartame
Astrology
Autism Cures
Biorhythms
Candida Hypersensitivity
Channeling
Chelation Therapy
Chiropractics
Christian Science
Chromotherapy or Color therapy
Colloidal Silver
Colon Cleansing
Conversion Therapy
CranioSacral Therapy
Creationism
Crop Circles
Cryonics
Cryptozoology
Crystal Healing
Cupping Therapy
Dowsing
Dry Needling
Ear Candling
Electrohomeopathy
Electromagnetic Hypersensitivity
Energy Medicine
Exorcism
Extra Sensory Perception
Face on Mars
Facilitated Communication
Flat Earth Belief
Free Energy
Functional Medicine
Geocentrism
Geoengineering
Ghost Hunting
Global Flood
Hair Analysis
Health Bracelets
Hexagonal Water
Hollow Earth
Hypnosis
Hypnotherapy
Intelligent Design
Intuitive Medicine
Iridology
Leaky Gut Syndrome
Levitation
Lizard People
Lunar Effect
Macrobiotic Diets
Magnet Therapy
Maritan Canals
Miracle Cosmetics
Moon Landing Conspiracy
Naturopathy
Negative Air Ionization Therapy
Nibiru Collision with Earth
Numerology
Oil Pulling
Orgone
Orthomolecular Medicine
Osteopathic Manipulation
Palm Reading
Parapsychology
Prayer
Pseudoarcheology
Psychic Surgery
Psychoanalysis
Psychokinesis
Pulse Diagnostics
Radionics
Reflexology
Reiki
Rolfing
Scientific Racism
Scriptural Code
Seances
Therapeutic Touch
Tin Foil Hat
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Transcendental Meditation
UFOs
Urine Therapy
Vitalism
Wind Turbine Syndrome

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