Ethnobotanical Study – the Use of Medicinal Plants on Malpascua, Philippines

A study into the use of local plants for medicinal purposes in the Philippines

ABSTRACT Wild plants have proven medicinal value for various diseases. Conservation of these types of plants is becoming increasingly important due to the recent surge of antibiotic resistance. Information regarding local healing practices using plants must be documented, before such valuable information becomes inaccessible and extinct. Due to limited information…