Larry Pizzamiglio

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Why the pharmaceutical industry is giving up the search for an Alzheimer’s cure

Thanks to modern healthcare and improved living standards, life expectancy is predicted to surpass 80 years in most parts of the world by 2050. That’s the positive.<p>The negative is that will push the number of people in the world over the age of 60 to more than 2 billion, which in turn will make …

Dementia

These Men Are Constantly Having Orgasms, and It's Making Their Lives Hell

Imagine being in a meeting or at your kids' school and having an orgasm—and being unable to stop it.<p>When he was 18, Michael* started to feel almost constantly sexually aroused. He wasn’t always thinking about something sexual. He wasn’t turned on. He didn’t even always have an erection. But he did …

Sexual Health

Want to sound smarter? Master these 7 grammar tips

As the executive editor of Avenue Magazine, a luxury lifestyle publication based in New York City, I see the importance of proper grammar every day. …

Linguistics

How to spot the signs of Alzheimer's in your friends and loved ones

It was revealed today that Dame Barbara Windsor has Alzheimer's. The EastEnders and Carry On actress's husband, Scott Mitchell, broke the news after growing rumours of her worsening health.<p>Windsor was diagnosed with Alzheimer's in 2014, and the symptoms have gradually deteriorated. "Since her 80th …

Dementia

What is cervical stimulation and is it safe?

The roles that the vagina and clitoris play in sexual pleasure are well-known. However, there is a third "spot" that some people say can produce …

Women's Health

Successful Leaders Use This 1 Brain Trick to Master Persuasion

The idea that you can influence someone's thoughts with your brainwaves has suddenly become less unbelievable.<p>Entrepreneurial brilliance may be rooted in a genius idea, but entrepreneurial success often comes down to the art of persuasion. At every step of the way, you have to convince someone -- …

How to ghost your internet provider with a secret IP address

Two new projects just launched that could hinder internet-service providers’ ability to eavesdrop on their customers, helping internet users protect …

10 incredibly useful online sites you didn't know about until now

If you had to guess, how many different websites do you think exist in the world today? From simple blogs to complex businesses, the Internet spans the gamut dispensing and gathering a myriad of information. Keep your answer in your head because, at the very end of this article, I’ll tell the …

If You Can't Pass This Simple 10 Second Test, Science Says You're 5 Times More Likely to Die Sooner

And don't worry if you can't pass it today. With a little time and effort, you will.<p>Everyone wants to live a long, healthy life. No one wants their life to be cut unnecessarily short. But is it possible to predict whether you're at greater risk of mortality? According to a Brazilian physician, the …

A Pill to Make Exercise Obsolete

What if a drug could give you all the benefits of a workout?<p>It was late summer, and the gray towers of the Salk Institute, in San Diego, shaded seamlessly into ocean fog. The austere, marble-paved central courtyard was silent and deserted. The south lawn, a peaceful retreat often used for Tai Chi …

50 States, 50 U.S. Parks You Need to Visit

Experience the best of nature—in every U.S. state. How many have you visited?

12 Habits the Most Likable People Have in Common

<i>This article originally appeared on Motto and Business Insider</i><p>When you’re in a highly competitive field, talent and intelligence are prerequisites.<p>To …

9 Best 1-Minute Life Hacks From Mark Zuckerberg, Arianna Huffington, and Oprah Winfrey | Inc.com

We all love those useful positive psychology and neuroscience mind hacks that help us use our brains more effectively. Yeah, it's a thing -- books and blogs have been written about mind hacks.<p>We can also learn a trick or two from the world's most successful business icons that will help short-cut …

Oprah Winfrey

Here's a Cool Way to Visualize Higher Dimensions

We have a hard time imagining higher dimensions, but there's more than one way to see them.<p>It's not easy to imagine dimensions higher than the three that we exist in, but in math, higher dimensions are used all the time. As pointed out in this video from 3Blue1Brown, there are some downsides to the …

These 9 behaviors could cut your dementia risk by 35 percent

Quitting smoking, being social, and exercising more can boost your brain health.<p>Dementia has long been thought of as an inevitable part of aging, but researchers are increasingly learning that’s not quite true.<p>About a third of dementia cases might actually be avoided by living a lifestyle that …

How Subaru's AWD Systems Actually Work

Subaru uses four different all-wheel-drive systems on its cars. Here's how they all compare.<p>Over the years, Subaru's cars have been made famous in the northern parts of the U.S. thanks to their fantastic all-weather abilities. The company's all-wheel-drive is standard on every new car (except the …

The Best Ratcheting Screwdrivers

Why get a ratcheting screwdriver? Since you never have to loosen your grip, you're less likely to lose contact with the screw head or strip the screw.<p>Why get a ratcheting screwdriver? Since you never have to loosen your grip, you're less likely to lose contact with the screw head or strip the screw.

What Can Prevent Alzheimer's? Here's What the Evidence Shows

There’s no strong evidence that anything prevents Alzheimer’s disease, but a few common-sense practices may help delay memory loss, a panel of experts said Thursday.<p>They include controlling high blood pressure, regular exercise and specific memory training exercises.<p>Outside of that, there’s no …

Dementia

7 Google hacks to use on your next vacation

Just a few days before embarking on a road trip through Northern Spain, my brother (who does not work for Google, but is a computer nerd), informed …

Google Maps

Scientists can see through walls with Wi-Fi to create 3D holograms

Wi-Fi is everywhere — and as the electromagnetic waves are beamed out from routers to connect our devices to the internet, they also travel through …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Entertainment

20 of the best Earth and space documentaries to watch on Netflix in 2017

Humans have been gazing up at the stars since before the dawn of civilization. We intrinsically seek to know the unknowable and discover the …

Google may be quietly tracking everywhere you go — here's how to turn it off

You probably don't know the answers to these questions — but Google might.<p>How? It's thanks to a feature nestled away in your Google account called Location History. If you care about your privacy, you should probably check it out.<p>Location History is exactly what it sounds like: It's a comprehensive …

Monster Waves at the World's Craziest Surf Destination

The huge swells were approaching 100 feet high.<p>The peculiar undersea geography near Nazare, Portugal, makes this seaside village one of the premier surfing destinations in the world. It's where champion big-wave surfer Garrett McNamara rode an unthinkable 100-foot wave. And this winter has been …

The Missile-Killer That Has China, South Korea, and the U.S. in Turmoil

The THAAD system will protect South Korea from North Korean nukes, in theory.<p>There is one missile system straining relations between the United States, China, and South Korea. It is causing cyberattacks, forcing supermarkets to close, and leading to tourism boycotts. It is the THAAD ballistic …

Watch an Incredible Video of the Aurora Australis

The Southern Lights are just as beautiful as the more familiar Borealis.<p>This week, a lucky group of 134 people got the chance to see the elusive Aurora Australis, or the Southern Lights. The Australis is generally very difficult to see—unlike in the North, the South Pole is so remote that the …

9 Skills You Should Learn That Pay Dividends Forever | Inc.com

The further along you are in your career, the easier it is to fall back on the assumption that you've made it and have all the skills you need to succeed. The tendency is to focus all your energy on getting the job done, assuming that the rest will take care of itself. Big mistake.<p>New research from …

Self-improvement

A chic home that cost just $60k (with floor plan)

Before we begin to show you this beautiful home, we want to make it clear that the cost of the project is very much affected by where this home was …

17 Things You Should Leave Off Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile | Inc.com

As recruiting season swoops in, how we present ourselves to places we're applying to for a new job becomes more and more important. Sometimes, all you get is one chance--through your resume or your LinkedIn--to appeal to companies you'd like to work at.<p>What, then, are the things we should leave off …

Employment