Why This New Dementia Study Is a Huge Hit

Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ACAD) shares rose sharply early Monday after the firm announced that its late-stage dementia study met its primary endpoint. Specifically, the results come from Acadia’s Phase 3 Harmony study evaluating pimavanserin for the treatment of dementia-related psychosis. The study met its primary endpoint, demonstrating a highly

What’s the Difference Between Soy Sauce, Shoyu, and Tamari?

Soy Sauce, Shoyu, and Tamari? One of the goals of What’s the Difference — besides pure delight, and being correct — is to make everyone’s worldviews a little bit bigger. So whether you’re the type of person whose pantry looks like a seventeenth-century apothecary or someone for whom the word

This Is Why You Never Hear Airplanes in Disney Parks

It can seem as if the Disney parks, Disney World in particular, operate within their own little bubble. You rarely see mosquitoes; you’re unlikely to experience a power outage; they’re stunningly clean. And in addition to a lack of general litter and pollution, you also won’t experience much noise pollution.

Real Madrid ‘keeping funds aside’ to sign Kylian Mbappé next summer

Real Madrid are reportedly keeping transfer funds aside to ensure the signing of Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappé next summer. Los Blancos spent over €300m on incomings this summer – including Eden Hazard – as their major squad overhaul continues. And according to AS, upwards of €150m is being tactically

iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro demand is better than expected, Midnight Green color is selling out

Popular Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo released a report over the weekend on the demand for the new iPhone 11 series. Apple starting taking pre-orders for the new iPhone 11, the iPhone 11 Pro and the iPhone 11 Pro Max from Friday last week. According to Kuo, the demand for these

New Airbus Planes Will Track Your Every Move Through the Cabin

When new Airbus planes roll off the assembly line in the next couple years, they will be equipped to follow your every move through the aircraft cabin. That might sound scary, but it’s meant to improve your experience on a future flight. Airbus’s new “connected experience” cabin will track nearly

Guardiola ‘congratulates’ Liverpool on winning the Premier League

Pep Guardiola has jokingly ‘congratulated’ rivals Liverpool on winning the Premier League after Manchester City’s loss at Norwich. Guardiola suggested that Jurgen Klopp’s side have already won the league after City fell at Carrow Road, with Liverpool now five points clear after beating Newcastle. But the Spaniard quickly reverted back to form – insisting

Even 2 Minutes of Exercise a Week May Lessen Risk of Dementia

According to the Department of Health and Human Services, most healthy adults should get at least 150 minutes of moderate aerobic exercise or 75 minutes of vigorous aerobic exercise a week. However, a small study conducted by researchers at Abertay University in Dundee, Scotland, suggests that even two minutes of

We tried Taco Bell’s new vegetarian menu items, and we were blown away

Vegetarians are going to have new fast food menu options beyond the Beyond Burger soon. Taco Bell has announced two new menu items, the fast food industry’s first to be certified by the American Vegetarian Association: the Black Bean Crunchwrap Supreme and the Black Bean Quesarito. Both dishes are set

The Average New Land Cruiser Owner Keeps Their Truck For Over 11 Years

The Toyota Land Cruiser is famously built to last. Used across the Australian Outback, throughout Africa’s toughest areas and in violent conflict zones by United Nations peacekeeping forces, it’s supposed to outlast everything else in the harshest conditions. According to a new study by iSeeCars, it’s also outlasting everything in

Google Pixel 4 series might not be as fast as the OnePlus 7 Pro or Note 10+, here is why

From what we have known so far, Google is reportedly going to showcase its much-hyped Pixel 4 and Pixel 4XL smartphone on October 15, which is exactly a month away from today. While we’ve heard incredible things so far about the upcoming Pixel 4 series, a recently leaked benchmark score

Dear Care and Feeding: My Son Keeps Calling Me to Pick Him Up From Sleepovers. How Can I Put a Stop to This?

Dear Care and Feeding, My 8-year-old son invariably needs to come home from sleepovers in the middle of the night. He gets homesick. I did as well, so I understand that horrible nauseating feeling. The problem is he keeps wanting to attend sleepovers just the same. This is not a

Panic might be triggered by signals from your bones

In a stressful situation, your hands may sweat and your heart may pound. But a new paper published Thursday in Cell Metabolism suggests that a less obvious organ—your skeletal system—is what starts the fight-or-flight response that gets you out of harm’s way. “It’s a revolutionary study,” says Ernestina Schipani, a