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What does having a slow thinking process imply?

What does having a slow thinking process imply?

Many things: After thinking for a while... Seems quite a few things besides heredity can produce slow thinking - most associated with global metabolic process or intracranial pathology... Any abnormality of electrolytes but especially ca, glucose, marked dehydration or osmolal states, acidosis/ alkalosis, hypoxia, poisonings or intoxications like alcohol, elevated icp, tumor, encephalitis, meningitis, etc. ...Read more

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Can stress cause slow thinking?

Can stress cause slow thinking?

Ever experience this: Read on--have you ever taken a test in school where you were rushing to get a last answer down before the teacher collected them as she was standing over you glaring in your eyes? Did your thought process speed up or slow down? Have you ever yelled at tv contestants during a game show who couldn't get the most obvious answer with only seconds left to the buzzer even though you could? Get my point? ...Read more

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What can cause bad memory and slow thinking at a young age?

What can cause bad memory and slow thinking at a young age?

See a psychologist.: I would need more information to answer this question. However, I suggest that you consult a psychologist to do an intelligence test to have a better idea. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is slow thinking and memory loss a permanent thing once you get it?

Is slow thinking and memory loss a permanent thing once you get it?

Not necessarily: It depends on the cause. Talk with your doctor about your concerns. There are treatable causes of slow thinking and memory loss. A medical work up can give the answers you need. ...Read more

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Having much does boredom cause difficulty focusing, slow thinking?

A lot: There is no question that boring, repetitious tasks can affect attention and focus. Understimulation is probably as bad as overstimulation in terms of staying on task. As for slowed thinking, a boring task often requires little mental effort, so that may get diverted to other thoughts and activities, resulting in slow response if the task suddenly demands attention for some reason. ...Read more

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My husband has been diagnosis wirh osa and refuses to wear bipap. He is always tired snores, and slow thinking. What can I do to help him?

My husband has been diagnosis wirh osa and refuses to wear bipap. He is always tired snores, and slow thinking. What can I do to help him?

FATIGUE WITH OSA: Provigil is cheaper and better tolerated than Nuvigil .Also adderal/Ritalin/Starttera can help. Start a gluten free diet Wholeapproach.com gut loss.com. If CPAP/BIPAP is poorly tolerated seek ENT CONSULT for UPP/ vs Hyoid suspension. ALSO FOCUS ON WEIGHT LOSS. MAKE SURE LABS ARE RECHECKED ESPECIALLY. VITD &TFTS ...Read more

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I am having much difficulty focusing, poor memory, slow thinking, what's wrong?

I am having much difficulty focusing, poor memory, slow thinking, what's wrong?

You have not given : Enough information to know what is happening. Schedule an appointment with you primary care physician to have a comprehensive physical to rule out a medical cause. There could be emotional factors as well causing these symptoms. ...Read more

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What causes difficulty focusing, poor memory, slow thinking?

What causes difficulty focusing, poor memory, slow thinking?

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. ...Read more