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Forgetfulness Memory Loss

Try decreasing the amount of alcohol you are currently drinking to see if your memory improves.

If you have been a heavy drinker for a while, keep in mind that alcohol can cause permanent changes in the brain and a long history of heavy alcohol use sometimes causes irreversible changes.

Other factors beside alcohol can also affect memory, so it may be helpful to continue with the guide.

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