Memory tests. If you are concerned about your ability to remember, you may be interested in testing your ability to remember things. Of course you can go to a neurologist and have a good neurological workup but many of us simply wonder if our forgetting is serious enough for concern.
If your friends or relatives are commenting about your forgetting things - names, appointments or what you did last week, you may want to get a medical check up soon. Memory loss and forgetting is associated with a whole host of medical conditions including Vitamin B12 deficiency. B12 deficiency is common among seniors and it can lead to a host of problems including dementia if it is not caught in time. To learn more about this go to : Vitamin B12 deficiency .
But if you simply want some tests of your immediate and short term memory, and your the ability to recall something just seen, there are some simple Memory tests that you can take right now.
Here are the links
So how did you do?
These are not the only sorts of Memory tests but I hope that you found them fun and helpful. If you would like to read about ways to improve your memory, go the Thought and Memory Information page and scroll down to the list of articles at the end.
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