Difficulty Finding Words, Forgetfulness, Memory Problems And Mood Swings

Last Editorial Review: 6/15/2020

Your symptoms match a variety of issues with the brain from depression and dementia to forgetfulness due to getting older. You should seek help from a neurologist or mental health professional to get to the bottom of what's causing them. There are different types of treatments and your doctor will help you figure out what is best for you. If you have any thoughts to hurt yourself or others, seek medical care immediately.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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