7 things to avoid after your Hilot session

What should I NOT DO after my Hilot session?

PASIG CITY, Philippines- There are many reasons why people seek out a good manghihilot.Some people need relief from pilay (sprain).  Some want to ease chronic back pains. Some hope that traditional Hilot can help them get pregnant. Still others just want quick, effective relief from the stresses of working life. Quite a number of Filipinos…

United Healers League of the Philippines, Inc. (UHLPI) Healing Festival 2014

United Healers League to hold ‘Healing Festival 2014’ in Tarlac

BAMBAN, Tarlac-The United Healer’s League of the Philippines, Inc. (UHLPI) invites everyone who wishes to experience traditional and alternative healing to its event, “Healing Festival 2014,” which will be held on August 2, 2014 at ROFIL Compound, Brgy. Anupul, Bamban, Tarlac. This Healing Festival is a project initiated by the UHLPI’s Council for Kuranderos, with the…

Hilot: Effective natural treatment for Asthma

Hilot: Effective natural treatment for Asthma

VALENZUELA CITY, Philippines- Richard Aguila,* an HR professional in his mid-twenties, looks at his asthma medications and tosses them in the garbage bin—he does not need them anymore, because he is already free from asthma. Just a few months before,  it was inconceivable for Richard to imagine himself ever being without his asthma meds. When…

Dr. Francis Ras of PITAHC facilitates the first public hearing for the National Competency Standards for Hilot.

ATHAG takes part in the 1st Public Hearing of the National Competency Standards for Hilot

QUEZON CITY, Philippines- A big step toward the official recognition of Hilot practitioners took place on May 28, 2014, with the first public hearing for the National Competency Standards for Hilot held at the Conference Room of the Philippine Institute for Traditional and Alternative Health Care (PITAHC). The Association of Traditional Health Aid Givers Philippines,…

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…