You enter a room to get something but forget why you did in the first place. You’re looking for your glasses when you’re already wearing them. You’re trying to remember the name of a movie you watched so many times but still can’t… Those are some normal day-to-day scenarios that might happen to you when you’re unfocused or in a hurry.
Everyone tends to have memory slips from time to time and it sure can be frustrating! But how do you know if your “memory slip” is more than than just that? You know that when it happens more often than you could consider normal.
Memory lapses aren’t always age-related or signs of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementia types, there are many more common causes that you probably didn’t expect.
On this list, you’ll find the 6 reasons you’re suddenly forgetting things.