5 most common health concerns for esport athletes

Sep 11, 2017 - 6:33 PM

As esports’ popularity rises it s important to know the health risks involved in logging long hours in front of a screen and on a keyboard or controller

GROWING SCENE. An esport athlete competes at Thailand's Intel Game Time event in June 2017. Photo from Shutterstock

Wells Fargo says 1.4 million new phony accounts uncovered

Aug 31, 2017 - 11:21 PM

The new total brings to 3 5 million the number of potentially phony accounts opened without customers consent or knowledge which caused damaged credit scores and millions in unjustified fees the bank says in a statement

WATCH: The best investment you can make

Jun 30, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Staying healthy doesn t just save you from expensive medical bills Now it can even help you earn for the future

Dealing with long commutes

Jun 05, 2017 - 1:01 PM

Extended time on the road could have an impact on stress levels and productivity experts say

How you can move with purpose

May 10, 2017 - 2:03 PM

Stay healthy and productive while pursuing your passions

New study says increased Facebook use makes users feel bad

Apr 11, 2017 - 4:36 PM

While real world social networks were positively associated with overall well being the use of Facebook was negatively associated with overall well being the study s authors say

Federer beats Wawrinka for 5th Indian Wells title

Mar 20, 2017 - 1:14 PM

At 35 Roger Federer is the oldest ATP player to win one of the elite Masters titles

CHAMPION. Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates his win over Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland during the men's final of the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden on March 19, 2017 in Indian Wells, California. Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images/AFP

Federer performs with 'boy band' buddies, but won't quit his day job

Mar 18, 2017 - 2:10 PM

Roger Federer had some fun at Indian Wells singing a Chicago hit alongside Tommy Haas and Grigor Dimitrov

BACK-UP PERFORMANCE. Tennis fans may have been denied a chance to see Roger Federer in action on Friday, but they got to see him sing. Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images/AFP

Federer, Nadal book 4th round blockbuster, Djokovic advances at Indian Wells

Mar 15, 2017 - 2:19 PM

With the 3 superstars drawn in the same quarter only one at most can make it to the semifinals at Indian Wells

FOURTH ROUND. Roger Federer of Switzerland returns a shot to Steve Johnson during the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden. He books a fourth round clash with Rafael Nadal. Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images/AFP

Kerber holds off Parmentier to advance at Indian Wells

Mar 14, 2017 - 3:24 PM

Angelique Kerber needed two hours and 33 minutes in the baking sun on Stadium Court to get past Pauline Parmentier

ON TO THE NEXT. Angelique Kerber of Germany plays a forehand against Pauline Parmentier of France in their third round match in the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells Tennis Garden. Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images/AFP

COA to Napocor: Return P29.7M in health allowances

Mar 08, 2017 - 7:50 PM

The Commission on Audit junks the appeal of the National Power Corporation and reiterates that the unauthorized perks for employees must be returned

Pornhub launches online sexual education resource

Feb 02, 2017 - 12:37 PM

The Pornhub Sexual Wellness Center aims to be a new destination for consolidated information on relationships sexuality and sexual health

How to jumpstart your savings in the first 10 days of the year

Jan 04, 2017 - 4:50 PM

Achieve your financial goals by starting your year right with these tips

Your toilet and personal health: What’s the connection?

Dec 19, 2016 - 1:21 PM

Germs stay in your bathroom after you shower or use the toilet These can lead to illnesses

11 daily choices to help you find your flow

Nov 12, 2016 - 11:07 AM

Practicing these daily habits will help you become the best version of yourself everyday

Quiz: Are you letting dry cough get in your way?

Sep 22, 2016 - 3:44 PM

How well do you know your dos and don’ts when dealing with dry cough?

Cutting down the cost of heart disease

Sep 13, 2016 - 5:40 PM

Modest ways to cope with heart disease without breaking the bank

Infographic: Is your skin aging faster than your real age?

Jul 28, 2016 - 2:08 PM

Learn more about skin aging and how you can fight it as early as possible

Surprising facts about the human body

Jul 23, 2016 - 1:54 PM

Learn more about the spectacle that is the human body here

What Iya Villania is looking forward to as a mom-to-be

Jul 16, 2016 - 6:12 PM

Iya is expecting a baby boy who will be named Antonio

UP students create mobile app for mental health first aid

Jun 29, 2016 - 8:25 AM

The increasing need to raise the level of mental health awareness leads two UP students in computer science to develop a mobile application that will address such need

PSYCHUP. UP students Chad Errol Booc and Chara Mae San Diego present their project in their thesis defense. Photo courtesy of Chad Errol Booc and Chara Mae San Diego

RAW Deal: Making sense of Roman Reigns' suspension

Jun 26, 2016 - 12:45 PM

Reigns is out as champion and Ambrose is in Where does the company go with these ex Shield members?

THE GUY. Roman Reigns' suspension shows that nobody is above WWE's wellness policy. Photo by Chandan Khanna/AFP

Roman Reigns suspended by WWE for wellness policy violation

Jun 22, 2016 - 9:10 AM

Reigns has been suspended for 30 days for his first violation

THE GUY. Roman Reigns will likely miss the WWE Draft due to a wellness policy violation. Photo from WWE

Start your health and wellness journey today

Apr 19, 2016 - 1:26 PM

Ian Veneracion Kiefer Ravena and Michele Gumabao want to inspire you to start living well with GNC

Fiber calculator: Compute your daily fiber intake

Apr 11, 2016 - 1:54 PM

Does your diet include enough fiber? Use our simple tool to find out

Djokovic backs off gender remarks after Serena, Murray fire back

Mar 23, 2016 - 10:55 AM

World number one Novak Djokovic backed off comments that men s tennis players should make more than women as Serena Williams and Andy Murray led a stinging chorus of criticism at the remarks

MONEY MATTERS. Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams, seen hauling off trophies at this year's Australian Open, are on different sides of the money equality debate. Photo by Julian Smith/EPA

Indian Wells chief quits over comments about women players

Mar 22, 2016 - 1:43 PM

2nd UPDATE Raymond Moore quits after coming under fire for saying women s tennis ride s on the coat tails of the men

QUIT. Indian Wells chief Raymond Moore, seen here beside Serena Williams during the trophy ceremony following the final, quits over comments about women players. Photo by DANIEL MURPHY/EPA

Boycott possible, purse equity defended in tennis controversy

Mar 22, 2016 - 12:43 PM

In comments to the BBC women s tennis legend Martina Navratilova raises the notion of a women s boycott of Indian Wells if tournament director Raymond Moore kept his job

CONTROVERSY. Serena Williams (L) stands with Raymond Moore, Indian Wells CEO, during the trophy ceremony following the finals. Williams slams Moore for his comment about women's tennis riding on the coattails of the men's game. Photo by DANIEL MURPHY/EPA

Serena slams Indian Wells boss for 'women riding men's coattails' remark

Mar 21, 2016 - 12:54 PM

We as women have come a long way We shouldn t have to drop to our knees at any point says Serena Williams

SLAMMED. Serena Williams (L) stands with Raymond Moore, Indian Wells CEO, during the trophy ceremony following the finals. Williams slams Moore for his comment about women's tennis riding on the coattails of the men's game. Photo by DANIEL MURPHY/EPA

Azarenka shocks Williams, wins Indian Wells title

Mar 21, 2016 - 10:33 AM

Azarenka blasts 5 aces while Williams commits 33 unforced errors and 5 double faults in the 88 minute championship

UPSET. Victoria Azarenka (L) from Belarus greets Serena Williams (R) from the USA after defeating her at the final match at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament in Indian Wells. Photo by Mike Nelson/EPA

Djokovic routs hobbled Raonic to capture record 5th Indian Wells title

Mar 21, 2016 - 9:54 AM

Djokovic hasn t lost in Indian Wells since 2013 earning his 62nd career title and extending his match win streak at the joint ATP and WTA hardcourt tournament to 17 straight

CHAMPION AGAIN. Novak Djokovic is once again the last man standing in Indian Wells. Photo by Mike Nelson/EPA

Djokovic stops Nadal in straight sets to reach Indian Wells final

Mar 20, 2016 - 9:55 AM

Novak Djokovic improves to 21 1 this season and will square off in the final against Canadian Milos Raonic

ON TO THE FINAL. Novak Djokovic will meet Milos Raonic at the Indian Wells final. Photo by Daniel Murphy/EPA

Nadal and Djokovic book semis clash at Indian Wells

Mar 19, 2016 - 10:57 AM

Nadal and Djokovic defeat top 10 rated players to set up a semifinal clash at Indian Wells

NO DJOKE. Novak Djokovic set up a semifinals showdown with Rafael Nadal at Indian Wells. Photo by Mike Nelson/EPA

Nadal survives, Djokovic cruises into quarterfinals at Indian Wells

Mar 17, 2016 - 3:04 PM

Spanish star Rafael Nadal and world number one Novak Djokovic remained on course for a mouth watering Indian Wells semifinal

ON TRACK. World number 5 Rafael Nadal survived a scare from Alexander Zverev, rallying to beat the German teenager and reach the quarter-finals. Photo by Mike Nelson/EPA

Andy Murray crashes out of Indian Wells in third round

Mar 15, 2016 - 10:45 AM

Andy Murray shows rust as he loses to Argentina s Federico Delbonis in the third round

MURRAY OUT. World no. two Andy Murray won't be going deep at Indian Wells this year. Photo by John G Mabanglo/EPA

Rafa Nadal to sue over failed drug test accusations

Mar 14, 2016 - 2:50 PM

The 14 time Grand Slam champion says he seeks justice against those accusing him of being a drug cheat

LITIGATION. Rafael Nadal plans to fight back against claims that he faked an injury to cover up a failed drug test. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Rafa Nadal denies doping rumors after Sharapova controversy

Mar 10, 2016 - 1:59 PM

Rafael Nadal says he s only used legal methods to recover from his injuries over the years

CLEAN SPORT. Rafael Nadal wants to let the world know he is a clean athlete. Photo by Antonio Lacerda/EPA

Despite oil uncertainty, no red flags for Middle East OFWs for now

Mar 01, 2016 - 7:30 PM

The latest jobs report from Abu Dhabi Dubai and Saudi Arabia show a slight decrease in job orders

Smartphones to replace cards at bank machines in US

Feb 21, 2016 - 11:45 AM

The smartphone based system aims to cut transaction time and prevent skimming

epa05111083 (FILE) A file photo dated 28 September n2012 showing a building reflected in the window of a Bank of America branch in New York City, New York, USA. Bank of America released their 4th quarter results on 19 January 2016, saying their 2015 net income was up 9 per cent to 3.3 billion USD, while earnings per diluted share were at 0.28 USD, compared to 0.25 USD. EPA/ANDREW GOMBERT

Our Awesome Food Trip: 4 new must-try spots

Dec 28, 2015 - 8:59 AM

Rappler goes to town with Our Awesome Planet’s Anton Diaz We had superfood bibingka wagyu kebab ‘faux’ gras and more

Darkness begone! Lights ward off Nordic winter blues

Dec 27, 2015 - 2:54 PM

Artificial summers chase away the winter doldrums

DARKNESS ONCE AGAIN. This file photo taken on November 12, 2015 shows the Aurora Borealis or Northern Lights illuminating the night sky near the town of Kirkenes in northern Norway. File photo by Jonathan Nackstrand/AFP

We took Metamucil's Fiber Challenge

Dec 12, 2015 - 10:35 AM

What can a fiber supplement do for the body? 4 people try the challenge

Three Dog Night singer Cory Wells dead at 73

Oct 22, 2015 - 10:34 AM

Cory was an incredible singer – a great performer he could sing anything writes fellow band member Danny Hutton

The ‘breakdown’ you need to stay healthy

Sep 30, 2015 - 10:43 AM

Are you missing out on fiber’s numerous benefits for your body?

Shell scraps controversial oil exploration in Alaska

Sep 28, 2015 - 4:12 PM

Shell announces that its Burger J well in the Chukchi Sea did not warrant further exploration adding it would now stop its activities in Alaskan waters

Life is too short to be unhealthy

Sep 05, 2015 - 12:01 PM

The fact is – if we are not mindful of how we treat our bodies if we continue to abuse it we will miss out


Aug 02, 2015 - 8:45 AM

Check out yummy food posts from our community and learn how you too can go on a food trip with less of the guilt trip

We need to talk about ‘food-shaming’

Jul 31, 2015 - 11:22 AM

Repeat after us: I will eat for myself

QUIZ: What do your food cravings mean?

Jul 27, 2015 - 12:44 PM

Take this quiz to find out which “foodie tribe” you belong to

Petrasanta on CA, Ormoc tragedy, Isabela gas well | 6PM wRap

Jul 03, 2015 - 6:36 PM

Watch the 6PM edition of Rappler s newscast The wRap