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Amnesia - Wikipedia


Amnesia also known as amnesic syndrome, is a deficit in memory caused by brain damage, ... Scientists were able to find that mice with damaged memory have a lower level of ... In people suffering wi...

Memory loss (amnesia) - NHS Choices


Memory loss, also called amnesia, is where a person loses the ability to remember ... Your memory loss is likely to be caused by something much more common and ... However, bear in mind around 40% of people over 65 have some type of ...

Amnesia - New World Encyclopedia


People with amnesia typically are lucid and maintain a sense of self, but they face ... Some cases of amnesia have been known to occur when a person suffering from .... Amnesia is prevalent in many works of fiction, such as in author Robert ...

Amnesia: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments - Medical News Today


Most people with amnesia are usually lucid and have a sense of self. However ... Memory function engages many different parts of the brain simultaneously.

Amnesia - Memory Disorders - The Human Memory


The Human Memory - Memory Disorders - Amnesia. ... Various hypotheses have been put forward, including: Sigmund Freud's theory of the ... Many kinds of amnesia are associated with damage to the hippocampus and related areas of the ...

Most People with Amnesia Forget All Details of Their Earlier Lives


Their minds are essentially a blank slate, with much or all of their past wiped clean. ... That is, people with amnesia typically have trouble forming new memories, ...

Amnesia: Types, Symptoms, and Causes - Healthline


May 11, 2016 ... Amnesia can be caused by many conditions, such as dementia or ... Some people with amnesia have difficulty forming new memories. Others ...

Amnesia: Loss of Memory - Disabled World


Amnesia is a condition defined by memory loss which can last for hours or years. ... during hypnosis as well as information have been part of your long-term memory. ... Transient global amnesia - This kind of amnesia occurs to people who are ... There are many reasons which can be the cause of amnesia and these are ...

Transient Global Amnesia: What Total Memory Loss Is Like - The ...


Jul 28, 2013 ... The terrifying rare form of extreme amnesia that can strike without warning. ... Doctors have concluded that Boatwright suffers from transient global ... rare, effecting approximately 32 out of every 100,000 people over age 60. ... A fugue state, or dissociative fugue, is a psychiatric disorder that explains many of ...