Why Do People Often Forget Something As Soon As They Walk Out The Door? Experts Have The Answer
December 20, 2018
Do you know the feeling when you are in your room but then you decide to go to the kitchen to get snacks or something, but the moment you enter the room you suddenly cannot for the life of you remember what you wanted? You're standing there all awkward and then you return to your room to try to recall what it was that you needed in the first place.
You don't need to run to the drug store or make an appointment with a doctor – it happens to everyone! It's a curious memory phenomenon called the "doorway effect."