|Herbal medicine is defined as the use of natural herbs and plants for the treatment or prevention of diseases, disorders and for the promotion of good health.Medicinal plants and herbs has been used by our Filipino forefathers for many centuries. This knowledge was passed on from generation to generation. In the past few years, a renewed interest on this natural method of treatment arose not only in the Philippines but worldwide. This popularity will continue as medical science validates the affectivity of many medicinal herbs as alternative medicine.
This Philippine herbal medicine site is presented in a layman’s language for easy understanding. The contents herein are based on sources such as medical publications, bulletins, articles and other reliable sources that we have gathered, condensed and edited for easy reference.