Alcohol and drug abuse, concussions and other trauma to the head can impact.
Memory loss may indicate normal aging, a treatable condition or the onset of The word "dementia" is an umbrella term used to describe a set of symptoms.
Medical conditions and injuries can cause short-term memory loss. A study of more than 3, older adults found that ginkgo does not help.
Short Term Memory Loss: Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, and More. Medically reviewed by Timothy J. Legg, PhD, PsyD on November
Slideshow: How Can I Track My MS Symptoms? Whether it's occasional forgetfulness or loss of short-term memory that interferes with daily.