Memory loss

Understanding Memory Loss

By Dr. Milind Barhate, Psychiatry Memory loss, also called amnesia, happens when a person loses the ability to remember information and events they would normally be able to recall. It could be something that happened seconds or minutes ago, or a memorable event that occurred in the past. The loss of memory…

Memory loss: When to seek help

By Dr. Neha Shah , Psychiatry Forgetfulness is fairly common that can happen with anyone, once in a while. Your ability to remember things might considerably decrease as you grow old. Instances would include misplacing your car keys or some important paperwork. However, if a person suffers from the following symptoms on…

Dementia – 4 Tips to Prevent It!!

By Dr Lakshmi Prabha , Psychiatry Unlike what most people think, dementia is a group of symptoms rather than a specific disease. It is marked by a decline in memory as well as other cognitive skills. Alzheimer is responsible for about 60 to 80% of dementia cases. Vascular dementia is…

Memory Loss

By Dr B.S. Arora , Psychiatry Memory loss, also called amnesia, happens when a person loses the ability to remember information and events they would normally be able to recall. It could be something that happened seconds or minutes ago, or a memorable event that occurred in the past. The loss of…

Tips to Prevent Dementia

By Dr Milind Barhate , Psychiatry Unlike what most people think, dementia is a group of symptoms rather than a specific disease. It is marked by a decline in memory as well as other cognitive skills. Alzheimer is responsible for about 60 to 80% of dementia cases. Vascular dementia is the second…