A 47-year-old member asked:
Disclaimer

What causes difficulty focusing, poor memory, slow thinking?

1 doctor answer
Dr. Jeff Jacobs
21 years experience in Child Psychiatry
Many possibilities: This cluster of symptoms can arise from many different types of diseases. I strongly recommend you see your primary care provider for further evaluation of this symptom cluster.
Answered on Mar 31, 2016
3
3 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Ciaramicoli
44 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Memory: There could be various reasons for your memory and poor concentration, poor diet, lack of sleep, little exercise, stress and possible medical causes. ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
14 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Get checked: Are those new sx or something you've experienced before? These sx are indicative of many ailments. You might want to consider seeing your primary care ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent ... Read More
1
1 comment
1
1 thank
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glen Elliott
42 years experience in Child Psychiatry
A lot: There is no question that boring, repetitious tasks can affect attention and focus. Understimulation is probably as bad as overstimulation in terms o ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month