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Does sleep deprivation permanently affect intelligence?
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Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Doubtful
Sleep deprivation definately affects short term memory and will affect learning but there is no evidence that it has any effect on innate intelligence.

In brief: Doubtful
Sleep deprivation definately affects short term memory and will affect learning but there is no evidence that it has any effect on innate intelligence.
Dr. Marsha Davis
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