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Trouble with crossword puzzles? Improve your semantic memory

December 10, 2019


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Kathleen M Fox RN MSA
December 23, 2019

I have SLE and in my late 20s I began to have word finding difficulties predominantly names and some words. Then I could change the word. Today I’m 70 and can not change the word but I can describe it. It is extremely frustrating. Interestingly people tend to fill in the blanks without knowing they are doing that. I have told my MD I’m afraid I have Alzheimer’s and she assures me I don’t. During the years I went to Nursing school, became a RN and went on to get my masters.
I am part of the Harvard Nurses Study.

W Kent Wilson
December 23, 2019

The illustration of this article shows the right side of the brain, or the left side (the side responsible for the la gauge faculty). Why is that?

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