It's not well-known that brain fog is associated with spondylitis. Trouble finding words or forgetting what you were saying are examples of brain fog. Sometimes it's a medication side effect or part of fatigue.
On MySpondylitisTeam, the social network and online support group for those living with axSpa and other types of spondylitis, members talk about a range of personal experiences and struggles. Difficulty speaking is one of the top topics most discussed.
Here are some question-and-answer threads about difficulty speaking:
Here are some conversations about difficulty speaking:
• "I really struggled today to find the words I wanted to say. People look at me like I'm stupid when I'm describing the word I'm looking for....ie red fruit...only in summer....eaten at tennis = Strawberries."
Can you relate?
Have another topic you'd like to discuss or explore? Go to MySpondylitisTeam today and start the conversation. You'll be surprised just how many others may share similar stories.
Feel free to ask a question here.