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What causes loss of memory in extreme anxiety?

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Dr. Christopher Michael
Clinical Psychology
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In brief: If it's anxiety...

If you know the problem is solely anxiety (see a physician), then memory loss is probably due to difficulty with concentration and attention.
If one can't attend or focus very well, then one will certainly not remember as much as before the anxiety difficulty...

In brief: If it's anxiety...

If you know the problem is solely anxiety (see a physician), then memory loss is probably due to difficulty with concentration and attention.
If one can't attend or focus very well, then one will certainly not remember as much as before the anxiety difficulty...
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