Is your memory playing up? Here's when to worry (and when not to)

When is a 'brain fart' a sign of something more serious?

Is Your Brain Fart a Sign of Something Serious?

Do you find yourself forgetting things easily? Perhaps there's a name or word that's on the tip of your tongue, or a phone number that you've known all your life that you can't quite recall?

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Is it normal to do this? When is it a sign of something more serious? Sometimes, being forgetful can be an early sign of Alzheimer's.

This video takes a look at what you should and shouldn't be worried about.

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