I Am Losing My Processing and Cognitive Skills

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    I am Losing cognitive and memory. I have dementia and I can see it progress. I burn food, loose things, can not remember where I put things, if I took meds, and to make appointments or keep them. I have insomnia, I am tired all the time, takes 4-5 trips to the refrigerator...
    tinkersfolly tinkersfolly
    46-50, F
    5 Responses Sep 19, 2009

    Slowing Down

    The title pretty much says it all.  About a year ago, I finished chemo-therapy for hep C.  Ever since then I've had a real hard time processing my thoughts.  People that have known me on EP, know that I use to write and comment often.  Now it seems like all I...
    puck61 puck61
    51-55, M
    7 Responses Jun 16, 2009

    Drugs And Bipolar 1

    My first impairments came after years of abusing and binging on Ecstasy. I have horrible trouble processing my thoughts and my intelligence is nothing like it used to be. I think what topped it off is when I first started showing signs of Bipolar 1. I can't read books that well...
    Metanoia Metanoia
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Dec 23, 2009
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