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Short term memory loss

i am a 29 yearold malei was borm with Short term memory loss  its really hard to learn anything, i get so uninterested so far into learning whatever it may be, its hard for me to find a job but the one i had for2 years in construction it was mainly me and my boss going to his rentals repairing them but when he needed me to get a tool or something from his truck id go get it and by the time i got to the tool bag in the truck i totally forgot what i even came out there for so i had to stand there and look around and really think of what it was my boss said he needed
and i believe i am slow in the brain aswell conversations are a whole nother thing....
wish i know away to help this,  some how wake my brain up or accelerate it in some way
but this is how i was born
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What is the cause of the short term memory loss.  That sounds hard to deal with.  Working on any underlying condition may help the short term memory loss.  Head injury, too much stress, lack of sleep, depression/anxiety, drug use, and many other things.  https://www.healthline.com/health/short-term-memory-loss  AND  https://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/7-common-causes-of-forgetfulness-201302225923  Have you had a doctor evaluation for the memory issue?  I would.  One of the biggest things you can do to help yourself is get organized.  Organize your home, vehicle and life.  Get note pads, write notes to yourself.  Get an alarm watch, like apple watch or something like that which will remind you to look at your notebook for your schedule of today's things you need to recall.  Write it all down.  Frequently look at it.  You need to walk over and get the tool bag?  Have a small notebook in your pocket and write "go to other truck and get tool bag and bring back"  Start walking.  If you forget what you are doing, look at your notebook.  Cross out what you've done when finished if it is a one off thing.  If it is be at work at 8 am, leave it on the list because that is recurring.  Do you do anything like that?  
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