Is Hypnosis pseudoscience?
Many false or exaggerated claims are made about hypnosis, to the extent that it does often become pseudoscientific. However, hypnosis is a real phenomenon.
By Definition (from Wikipedia) Pseudoscience is a claim, belief, or practice which is presented as scientific, but which does not adhere to a valid scientific methodology, lacks supporting evidence or plausibility, cannot be reliably tested, or otherwise lacks scientific status. So pseudoscience is NOT real science.
Science and pseudoscience both purport to offer logical explanations and solutions to human problems; pseudoscience always presents itself as actual science (or in many cases, as being even more scientific than what is normally accepted as science). Closer examination will show that pseudoscience has only superficial logic and lacks the intellectual honesty and rigor of actual science. Science is based on a genuine respect for knowledge, whereas pseudoscience is based on a desire to sell…
Observation, in a scientific sense, has the key attributes of objectivity and repeatability. Pseudoscience are non-scientific subjects which are discussed in a scientific way. Although several criteria have been identified as characteristic of pseudoscience, the key things are claiming that a subject is "scientific" without conforming to the scientific method.
Hypnosis is a technique which can be learnt by anyone it can be apply on both men and women. In hypnosis your age and gender never matter, therefore can one can be learn hypnosis. At this time a lot of people are using hypnosis to get rid from their problems such as drinking, smoking or tobacco dipping.