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20yrs old. Experiencing to forget my past. Suggestions?

Hi, may I ask what is this condition that I am experiencing, I really forget my past years especially my childhood years, I don t really remember most of them. This year I m 20 years old. In regards to my present experiences I remember them, its just that on my elementary and some of my highschool years. I am oriented to time,place and person. Thank you.
Fri, 31 Aug 2012
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It is a common thing to think that you have forgotten the childhood years,most of us have such feeling at one time or the other
if you want to rule out serious problems that cause such conditions,here i list them out for you
.head injury
.severe depression( as in loss of a parent or a close family member or abuse)
.surgeries relating to head and brain etc
but if you have good intelligence similar to your pals then you may not need to worry
if still you find problems in remembering your recent past,you can talk to a psychiatrist
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