Do you have a hard time remembering things? Do you feel exhausted and can’t clear your head? Many feel this way and wonder if it’s brain fog and what they can do to fix it.
According to an article by Knvul Sheikh in the New York Times, researchers are just beginning to understand the cognitive dysfunction that some people experience with Covid-19 and a range of other health issues.
You may be experiencing brain fog if you’re suddenly feeling
- easily distracted
- or completely overwhelmed by mundane tasks
Maybe you’re having a hard time paying attention to what you’re doing.
Brain fog could be a symptom of illness or maybe a cognitive impairment people experience during or after a bout with COVID-19.
Read more about what brain fog is, how it is diagnosed, when you should see a doctor and how you can manage it in this New York Times article: What Is Brain Fog and How Can I Treat It?
Elder law attorney, Terry Garrett, is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and is an Approved Guardianship Attorney. She assists people in elder law, estate and special needs planning, guardianship and settling estates. She graduated with honors from Cornell University. She was on the Dean’s List at Wharton Business School. She earned her J.D. at Columbia Law School, receiving the Parker Award and a Mellon Fellowship.