San Felipe LGU, ATHAG hold training on traditional Hilot healing

SAN FELIPE, Zambales- Twenty-three participants actively took part in the training on basic traditional Hilot healing conducted at the Municipal Centrum of San Felipe from February 29-March 4, 2016. This activity was organized by the local government unit of San Felipe, headed by Mayor Carolyn S. Fariñas, in collaboration with the Association of Traditional Health Aid Givers Philippines, Inc.…

PITAHC Board of Trustees approves guidelines for Hilot certification

QUEZON CITY, Philippines- The official recognition of traditional manghihilot moves one step closer with the official approval of the implementing guidelines by the Philippine Institute for Traditional and Alternative Health Care (PITAHC) Board of Trustees during their meeting held on March 3, 2016 at the PITAHC Conference Room. The document, with the full title of “Guidelines…

ATHAG manghihilot Yolanda Pedrigal demonstrates how to do Hilot for common ailments.

Saint Rita College PTA, Alumni hold traditional Hilot seminar

MANILA, Philippines- The Saint Rita College Manila Parents-Teachers Association and Alumni Association hosted a short seminar on traditional Hilot on the morning of October 11, 2014. The activity was held along with a medical-dental mission and feeding program for the benefit of community residents near the school. ATHAG president Dr. Bibiano “Boy” Fajardo gave a…

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

ATHAG joins Tutok Kalusugan 2014

PASIG CITY, Philippines-On October 4, 2014, the Association of Traditional Health Aid Givers Philippines, Inc. (ATHAG) was again invited to join UnionBank’s “Tutok Kalusugan: UnionBank Health Fair”  held at the UnionBank Head Office, Ortigas Center. Tutok Kalusugan is an annual tradition conducted by UnionBank to cultivate their employees’ and their respective families’ health and wellbeing.…

A baby gets a traditional Hilot healing session at Payatas.

ATHAG provides free Hilot at Payatas mission

QUEZON CITY, Philippines- Children, mothers, fathers, and grandparents alike availed of the free Hilot sessions provided by the Association of Traditional Health Aid Givers Philippines, Inc. (ATHAG) during the “Medical, Dental, and Wellness Mission” held at the GPH Medical Clinic, Brgy. Payatas A, on Sept. 21, 2014. The activity was a joint project of GPH…

ATHAG manghihilot Maryflor Alvarez teaches participants how to do traditional Hilot healing.

Seminar-workshop on traditional Hilot healing held in Bataan

DINALUPIHAN, Bataan- Thirty individuals participated in ATHAG’s seminar-workshop on traditional Hilot and herbal healing held at Lunduyan Efeso, Brgy. Saguing on August 30, 2014 . The activity was made possible through the combined efforts of the Association of Traditional Health Aid Givers Philippines, Inc. (ATHAG), the United Healers League of the Philippines, Inc. (UHLPI), and…