Many conditions cause problems with thinking properly. These cognitive problems, and can include having trouble with your memory and concentration. Sometimes this kind of problem is known as 'brain fog'.

Advice

Memory aids

Try good old pen and paper, diaries, calendars, for example from the Alzheimer's Society. And of course there are plenty of handy gadgets too:

Life after stroke. Problems with memory and thinking Visit our Information Centre to read the Stroke Association's booklet Problems with Memory and Thinking.