The Complete Updated List of Philippine Medicinal Plants in Tagalog and English
List of Understudied Philippine Medicinal Plants
Abuse and Plagiarism of the Compilation on Philippine Medicinal Plants Under the Guise of Fair Use
List of Plants with Known Toxicity
Herb-Drug Interactions
Asparagus fern 4/9 Apoi-apoian (Spider flower) 4/11 Anabiong (Charcoal tree) 4/12 Pito-pito (4/12
Kalumpit (Damson plum) 4/12 Niyog (Coconut) 4/13 Lumbang (Cndle nut tree) 4/16 Sabila (Aloe vera) 4/16
Dusol (Resurrection fern) 4/18 Batuan (Ganboge tree) 4/19 Balatong-pula (Purple tephrosia) 4/23 Tigau (Great wooly Malayang lilac) 4/23
Barau-barau (Tall chloranthus) 4/27 White trumpet tree (White cedar) 4/27 Siling-lara (Bell pepper) 4/30 Corona de espina (Crown of thorns) 5/2
Sarsalida (Slender carpetweed) 5/3 Gabi (Taro) 5/5 Antsoan-dilau (Golden shower) 5/7 Gisol na bilog (Round zedoary) 5/8
Abiu (Yellow star apple) 5/12 Alagasi (Tooth scrubberstar) 5/15 Malopag-kalabaw (Malay apple) 5/23 Hagimit (Cluster fig tree) 5/24
Antipolo 5/24 Tala (Swamp leaf) 5/28 Malalubigan 5/29 Laurel (Rose leadwort) 5/29
Hamboro (Aglaia foveolata) 3/22/2020 Black wattle (Australian acacia) 4/1 Wedelia (Yellow dots) 4/3 Divi-divi (Dewi tree) 4/13
Bird of paradise (Crane flower) 4/14 False bird of paradise (Parrot's beak) 4/15 Dudoang-bulate (Chaulmoogra tree) 4/18 Sissoo (Indian rosewood) 4/21
Traveler's palm (Traveler's tree) 4/25 Trumpet tree (Snakewood) 4/26 Pink trumpet tree tree (Pink tecoma) 4/26 Tambis (Water apple) 5/1
Pride of Burma (Flame amherstia) 5/2 Silk tree (Mimosa) 5/6 Rose of Venezuela (Mountain rose) 5/7 Burma kamonoi (Diospyros ehretioides) 5/11
Kaki (Japanese persimmon) 5/13 Is-is (Sandpaper leaf) 5/16 Ivy gourd (Scarlet gourd) 5/16 Long jack (Ali's umbrella) 5/20
Makopa (Java apple) 5/22 Balolong (Ambarella) 5/25 Sangke (Chinese star anise) 5/27 Bay leaf (Laurel) 5/30
Sabong Edsa Shrines Yucky & Yummy Cuisine Philippine Cuisine
Anting-anting Albularyo Quiapo Tiaong
Balut Sabong Pasma Nazarene festival 2012
Bales Bangungot Lambanog Nazarene festival 2016
Decibels Beke (Mumps) Suob (A Postpartum Ritual) Philippine Cuisine
OFWs, Heroes? . . . No  Noise Book of Cows Annulment
A Collection of Anonymous and Ephemeral Prose and Poetry Heroes Nga-nga (Betel nut chewing)  
The Comic Failure of Language in Sex Education in the Philippines Hazing           
The Predicatalbe Failure of HIV/AIDS Education and Prevention in the Philippines  
HIV/AIDS in the Philippines: Window of Opportunity or Predictable Failures / An Opinion
Papaya for Dengue: The Case for Alternative Therapies  
The Dengue Vaccine Fiasco. . . Papaya Leaf Juice, Anyone? (Dec 2017) Shabu
Duterte's War on Shabu (Aug 2016) Marihuana
The Failed War on Drugs (Oct 2017)  
The Case for Medical Marijuana (Oct 2017)  
Deaths from Medical Errors / No. . . Doctors Are Not Allowed To Make Mistakes. (May 2018) Triple Crown
Calling out Mr. Michael Tan: On Medicinal Plants and Nationalism (June 2018)  
The White House in Pulang Lupa • 2018
New Art
Medicine in the Boondocks Ompongan Toothless in the Boondocks Asim & the Rural Sexual Revolution
A Cardiac Arrest The Lazy Filipino? . . . Not    
MEDICAL TOPICS / New • Updates •
Beer Calories Potassium Medical Radiation Exposure Bangungot
Trans Fat / A Primer Marijuana Gout Caffeine     Update April 2018
Expiration Dates of Drugs Body Piercing    
Eggs Alcohol          Coffee      Caffeine
Medical News & Journal Article Finds
'Remakable' New Data on Menopausal Hormone Therapy and Breast Cancer Incidence:
The two types of menopausal therapy-estr Sogen alone (CEE:conjugated equine estrogens) and estrogen plus progestin (CEE plus medroxyprogesterone acetate [MPA]) have opposite effects on breast cancer incidence that persist long after treatment has been stopped. CEE alone significantly decreases breast cancer incidence and deaths from breast cancer, while CEE plu MPA significantly increased the risk of developing the disease. (Megan Brooks, Dec 13, 2019) Medscape Internal Medicine / (Abstract: SABCS: San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, Dec 10-14, 2019 /
Marihuana Use and Increased Risk of Serious Cardiovascular Disorders / Journal of the American Heart Association
Young adult sequelae of adolescent cannabis use: an integrative analysis / THE LANCET Psychiatry
Smokiing Even One Cigarette a Day Raises Cardiovascular Risk / Medscape / BBC News / The Guardian
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