Kim Atienza’s condition now stable after suffering mild stroke

Matanglawin host and TV Patrol World weatherman Kim Atienza suffered a mild stroke earlier today, August 11, but is now stable and conscious, reports According to, it was overfatigue that caused the mild stroke.

Atienza, popularly known as "Kuya Kim," is confined at the Makati Medical Center. He will undergo a series of tests while he is under observation for one or two days, his wife Fely told

Vice President Jejomar Binay and ABS-CBN News and Current Affairs Head Maria Ressa visited Atienza in the hospital, according to and Anne Curtis, Atienza’s Showtime co-host, tweeted, "Everyone, all the prayer warriors out there... Let’s all pray for Kuya Kim and that he gets well soon." ABS-CBN newscaster Julius Babao tweeted, "Guys let’s all pray for Kuya Kim’s recovery. He suffered a mild stroke. Tama siya, ang buhay Weather-Weather lang. haaaayyy.... :("

TV Patrol World reported in April that Kim Atienza was bitten by a monitor lizard while taping for an episode of Matanglawin.

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