At first it wasn't that bothersome and I only forget minute details like the date, loss of words, names of places i frequent etc. Most of the time I can't remember what I was thinking, I have trouble retaining information in class, and sometimes I forget the names of my friends.
Pls help me its seriously killing me like am a dum Posted by Optional on 01/05/2017 at I am 26 years old and I have always been a forgetful person.
About 1% of people in their 60s, 20% of those over 85 years and 30% of those over 90 are affected.
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If you notice that your memory is poor, it is natural to think of a worrying explanation such as Alzheimer's disease or another type of dementia.
In fact, there is usually another reason and the problem is often temporary.