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Forgetfulness Memory Loss

Answers to a few questions can help sort normal memory loss from worrisome memory loss.


- Have you ever left the house for a familiar destination and gotten lost on the way there or when returning home?

- Have you ever forgotten how to do a familiar activity, such as doing the laundry or cooking dinner?

- Do you sometimes repeat the same stories in the same conversation ?

- Is your memory very much worse than it was one year ago?


Are any of these true for you?

Yes, at least one of these is true for me.

No, none of these are true for me.

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