Starting to forget your keys, wallet and name?  We all have issues with forgetfulness however, if you are seeing a frequent pattern every day it could be an underlying health condition. Memory loss can occur at any age from an undiagnosed diseases or brain injuries. Common causes include:

  • Stress
  • Lack of sleep
  • Aging
  • Diet
  • Depression
  • Medications
  • Onset Alzheimers
  • Result from epilepsy
  • Result from stroke

Unfortunately, since memory loss can be the only symptom that an individual has, they may not seek the proper treatment that could potentially lead to resolution of the problem. Even over the short term, stress can impact the brain and begin to deteriorate memory due to loss of sleep, poor diet, and lack of physical activity. Southern Healthcare Alliance’s team of experts is here to help get to the bottom of the problem to properly diagnosis the cause.