ATHAG therapists perform traditional Hilot during the Hilot mission at Villamor Airbase.

ATHAG holds Hilot missions during the last quarter of 2013

Pasig City- The Association of Traditional Health Aid Givers, Inc. (ATHAG) held Hilot missions during the last quarter of this year to further its advocacy of promoting Filipino traditional Hilot as an effective and low-cost option for primary health care. From October to December, more Pinoys rediscovered the healing benefits of Hilot as Dr. Bibiano…

A participant experiences traditional Hilot at Unionbank's Tutok Kalusugan.

ATHAG joins Unionbank’s ‘Tutok Kalusugan’

Pasig City– On Sept. 28, 2013, the Association of Traditional Health Aid Givers, Inc. (ATHAG) was invited to join “Tutok Kalusugan,” Unionbank’s annual healthcare event for its employees held at Unionbank Plaza in Ortigas Center. Some 800 Unionbank personnel, including managers and other high-level executives, joined the healthcare fair, which featured a wide array of…

Officers of ATHAG Pasay are inducted into office by Alex B. Candaza.

ATHAG Pasay inducts new officers

Pasay City– The officers of ATHAG-Pasay were inducted in a simple ceremony held on Sept. 7, 2013 at Room 301 of the CKSY Diamond Bldg, Libertad. Mr. Alex B. Candaza was the inducting officer. The newly-inducted officers of ATHAG-Pasay are Visitacion C. Javier, President;  Jeansy R. Naniong, Vice-President; Criselda R. Flores, Secretary;  Joanne O. Javier, Treasurer; Wifelio T. Santos and…

Dr. Bibiano Fajardo explains the Hilot areas on the back to the new members of ATHAG.

New ATHAG chapter formed in Pasay City

Pasay City, Philippines- Sixteen individuals united by a common interest in traditional Hilot and natural ways of healing banded together to form a new chapter of the Association of Traditional Health Aid Givers, Inc. (ATHAG) based in Libertad, Pasay City. The new ATHAG chapter was borne out of the initiative of Alex B. Candaza and…

Dr. Bibiano Fajardo explains Hilot while ATHAG Hilot therapist Karen Reyes demonstrates.

ATHAG conducts Hilot healing and presentation in Bukidnon

Malaybalay, Bukidnon– ATHAG conducted a Hilot healing mission and presentation in this cool mountainous city on August 17-20, 2013. Dr. Bibiano “Boy” Fajardo, with the assistance of ATHAG Hilot therapist Karen Reyes, introduced the science behind Hilot healing to the monks and nuns of the Monastery of the Transfiguration in Brgy. San Jose, City of Malaybalay. Dr. Bibiano…