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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amnesia

Amnesia is a deficit in memory caused by brain damage, disease, or psychological trauma. ... In people suffering with amnesia, the ability to recall immediate information is ... occurs over much longer periods of time/days, weeks, months and years and ... Researchers have found that implicit memories cannot be recalled or ...

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Amnesia

Some cases of amnesia have been known to occur when a person suffering from ... loss found in cases of functional retrograde amnesia and multiple personality. ... more episodes of amnesia in which the inability to recall some or all of one's past .... "For almost 100 years, memory has been the object of experimental studies ...

www.nhs.uk/conditions/memory-loss/Pages/Introduction.aspx

Memory loss, also called amnesia, is where a person loses the ability to remember ... have started suddenly, or it may have been getting worse over the last year or so. ... Your memory loss is more likely to be caused by something much more ... as car keys, in the same place and try to do things in the same order each time.

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/9673.php

Jan 21, 2017 ... Most people with amnesia are usually lucid and have a sense of self. ... Transient global amnesia - a temporary loss of all memory. ... Memory function engages many different parts of the brain simultaneously. .... Later On Young children can remember their earliest years, but cannot recall most of them later ...

www.thedailybeast.com/transient-global-amnesia-what-total-memory-loss-is-like

Jul 28, 2013 ... Doctors have concluded that Boatwright suffers from transient global ... Amnesia refers to a person's inability to encode, store, and retrieve memories. ... 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 ...

www.healthline.com/health/amnesia

May 11, 2016 ... Amnesia can be caused by many conditions, such as dementia or ... Some people with amnesia have difficulty forming new memories. ... Most people can't remember the first three to five years of life. .... All rights reserved.

www.merckmanuals.com/home/mental-health-disorders/dissociative-disorders/dissociative-amnesia

Dissociative amnesia is more common among women than men, usually people who have experienced or witnessed traumatic events, such as physical or ...

www.psychologicalscience.org/media/myths/myth_14.cfm

Their minds are essentially a blank slate, with much or all of their past wiped clean. More often than not, they've forgotten what year it is, where they live, to whom ... That is, people with amnesia typically have trouble forming new memories, ...

www.theguardian.com/science/2015/jul/29/memory-loss-what-makes-people-forgot-who-they-are-amnesia

Jul 29, 2015 ... When amnesia strikes, people can forget everything about their life, including their name. ... “Who am I, what have I been doing all my life?”.