Cults that discourage mainstream medical treatment or encourage medical practices that are generally rejected by medical experts.


Agape Ministries - A doomsday cult which planned to trap members on an island and reportedly intended to kill disobedient followers (1980s - 2010s)
Aggressive Christianity Missionary Training Corps - A Fundamentalist Christian sect that harbored and sexually abused children for years (1981 - present)
Art of Living Foundation
The Brethren (Jim Roberts Group) - A very secretive sect of nomadic Christians, who eat out of dumpsters and forbid laughing and playing (1971 - present)
Page: Church of the Last Testament (Vissarion)
Jehovah's Witnesses - A prominent denomination, which believes the end times have already begun
Silinde u-Yesu (Awaiting Christ Church)
The Way International
Word of Faith Fellowship - A church in which the leader controls every aspect of member's lives and members are ritualistically abused as a form of exorcism (1979 - present)