FEATURE ARTICLES PLANTS UPDATES
RECENT MEDICINAL PLANT UPDATES
The Complete Updated List of Philippine Medicinal Plants in Tagalog and English
Kamias (Bilimbi tree) 9/16 Kamias (Bilimbi tree) 9/16 Neem (Holy tree) 9/17 Bangkok calachuche (Desert rose) 9/17
Ipil-ipil (Lead tree) 9/18 Adelfa (South sea rose) 9/19 Buri (Buri palm) 9/20 Biri (Toothache plant) 9/20
Chang-bato (Kilwar) 9/22 Bali-bali (Pencil cactus) 9/23 Pitaya (Strawberry pear) 9/26 Nga-nga (Betel nut chewing) 9/27
Bangkal (Leichhardt tree) 9/29 Kubi 9/29 Nitong-pula (Japanese climbing fern) 9/30 Alagasi (Tooth scrubber) 10/1
Pito-pito 10/4 Cadena de amor (Chair of love) 10/5 Licopodio (Common clubmoss) 10/5 Kamia (Butterfly lily) 10/6
Pakpak-lauin (Bird's nest fern) 10/6 Amapola (Cotton rose hibiscus) 10/7 Bayag-usa (Testicle tree) 10/7 Bakaig (Fever nut) 10/8
Kalumbibit (Niker tree) 10/8 Balaniu (Ceylon citronella) 10/8 Citronella 10/8 Gabi-gabihan (Pickerel weed) 10/9
Marihuana 10/10 Atis (Sugar apple) 10/11 Dadayem (Beggar ticks) 10/12 Arnus (Japanese alder) 10/12
Anuang (Whitehead spikesedge) 10/12 Abuab 10/13 Baraibai (Sea mango) 10/13 Calico flower 10/13
Dalanghita (Tangerine orange) 10/13 Araro (Arrowroot) 10/14 Bo tree (Sacred fig tree) 10/14 Asoka (Ashok tree) 10/15
Dao (Pacific walnut) 10/16 Chinese croton 10/16 Balatong-aso (Coffee senna) 10/18 Kawad-kawaran (Bermuda grass) 10/18
Chico (Sapodilla plum) 10/19 Pukingan (Blue pea) 10/20    
NEW MEDICINAL PLANT ENTRIES
Darak (Rice bran) 8/16 Pokpoklo (Finger algae) 8/19 Anthurium (Flamingo flower) 8/21 Guijo (Red balan) 8/27
Bambang (White bauhinia) 10/21      
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Marihuana Use and Increased Risk of Serious Cardiovascular Disorders / Journal of the American Heart Association
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