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# memory loss

Last year
Pensioner goes to A&E with memory loss after day-time sex with wife
The curious case appears in the latest edition of the Irish Medical Journal.
All time
Number of people with dementia set to double but stigma 'leading to delayed diagnosis'
The number of people with dementia in Ireland is expected to increase from 55,000 currently to 113,000 by 2036.
Police ask for help identifying Polish man who can't remember who he is
The man may be from the Poznan area of Poland and may have a daughter called Lenka.
9-Time NHL All-Star Jeremy Roenick describes life after 13 concussions
The 44-year-old says he fears he may one day develop dementia.
Norway police try to identify man with no memory (but who speaks five languages)
The man speaks five languages and doesn’t know anything about how he turned up in Oslo.
This man will find out if he has a rare form of Alzheimer's tonight
Alzheimer’s is the only leading cause of death that is still on the rise.
Has Jack Nicholson retired from acting due to memory loss?
There are conflicting reports about the Hollywood legend. Here’s what we know.
Too much red meat and iron supplements linked to Alzheimer's disease
A UCLA study shows that elevated levels of iron can damage brain tissue, contributing to the cause of the disease.
That cold sore might be causing you memory loss
The study showed that people who had higher levels of infection were more likely to score poorly on a test.
Memory-loss tourist puzzles Austrian police
The man has been in Austria for seven weeks but appears to have lost his memory and has no identification papers.
Study finds that age-related memory loss "can be reversed"
Where are my keys? A new study has unlocked the science behind what causes age-related memory loss – and a drug that can help reverse it.