How Do Concussions Cause Amnesia?

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How Do Concussions Cause Amnesia?

How Do Concussions Cause Amnesia?

Amnesia is a really handy/cliché literary device and the inciting incident for countless Hanna-Barbera cartoons, but it’s also a real, serious affliction caused by major head trauma. Learn how scrambled neurons can permanently alter your memory on this week’s QQ.

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  • Posted on Mar 10, 2018 at 21:48 pm

    My head hurts when i try to remember things.. and i can't remember things for too long idk what's wrong😕

  • Posted on May 20, 2018 at 20:20 pm

    Why am I… yawns a cube? I don’t remember

  • Posted on May 24, 2018 at 22:18 pm

    CIA is a real thing and is really serious 00:19

  • Posted on Nov 05, 2018 at 10:57 am

    i bump my head i felt dizzy and weak but i wasbt vommiting. i forgot my cp number then i remember it

  • Posted on Apr 14, 2019 at 00:14 am

    2 minutes and 40 seconds… Seems like we don’t really know much about this condition…

  • Posted on Jun 11, 2019 at 00:57 am

    I had amnesia when I was 7, all I remember is being on the swing at the park with my friend – then I was staring at a white ceiling in a hospital bed.. My friend said I had fell back off the swing and got up asking who he was and where were we etc, he took me home and my mum told me that I didn't even know who she or I was… I don't remember much of the fall other than feeling my weight slip and I don't remember anything in between swing and hospital… Happened in the blink of an eye from my perspective and always kinda creeps me out when I think back on it.

  • Posted on Sep 17, 2019 at 16:58 pm

    Amnesia. Simply disconnect with partially…. People only based upon what has happened those particular person…. But those of happened or those of events were has been planted….

  • Posted on Nov 09, 2019 at 19:42 pm

    Amnesia: To forget something you did. The disorder is generally diagnosed by spouses, who remember something that you didn’t do.

    from Dr. Mezmer’s Dictionary of Bad Psychology, at

  • Posted on Mar 05, 2020 at 02:56 am

    Im gonna break my brain to reatart my whole life

  • Posted on Jun 03, 2020 at 16:12 pm

    Not being able to make new memories is much worse than forgetting old memories. The former means u can't do daily activities and everyday someone has to repeat to u who is who and what you've done recently.

  • Posted on Jan 27, 2021 at 08:10 am

    i just want to change and forget people around me and start a newlife so i'm interested to have a amnesia to forget paintfulness of my life.

  • Posted on Feb 08, 2021 at 23:59 pm


  • Posted on Feb 09, 2021 at 13:10 pm

    Ako nga gusto ko ng magka amnesia eh ehehe

  • Posted on Feb 21, 2021 at 17:54 pm
  • Posted on Mar 03, 2021 at 04:50 am

    What? Only 2 minutos? Old sci show wasn't long enough

  • Posted on Mar 16, 2021 at 20:43 pm

    me: gets head injury and can’t remember what i was doing that caused the injury
    me: scishow explain

  • Posted on Apr 07, 2021 at 11:33 am

    This is why my dad dosn’t want me to hit my head really hard… 😂 sksksksksksksksks and i oop

  • Posted on Apr 09, 2021 at 07:26 am

    Thanks! I am seriously looking for ways to lose my memories forever. Hopefully I am successful this time.

  • Posted on Apr 17, 2021 at 20:01 pm

    You did not speak about discociative amnesia….

  • Posted on May 16, 2021 at 16:03 pm

    I want to have amnesia.

  • Posted on Aug 15, 2021 at 13:39 pm

    What if I want to get amnesia 😂😂😂

  • Posted on Sep 08, 2021 at 11:57 am

    my head is bleeding and I'm so ready to have amnesia right now. I'm assuming things

  • Posted on Dec 10, 2021 at 15:44 pm

    1:32 that's why am here

  • Posted on Mar 18, 2022 at 16:52 pm

    Lately i've been having memory problems.
    Thought i should see this.
    Useful video btw.

  • Posted on Apr 03, 2022 at 18:37 pm

    I had anterograde at age 9 (1980) after riding my bike down 4 concrete stairs at a school and flipping over the handlebars. I was alone and it was later found out I laid there for nearly 15 minutes before popping up and heading home (luckily remembering where home was). Amnesia was discovered almost immediately after I tried to put my bike away and asked about a large cut on my arm saying the same thing literally 4 times. It took about 3 weeks to remember the ride home, but still don’t remember the actual accident.

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