Our expert says:
It sounds as if she has bouts of short term memory loss. It can be a side effect of the previous ischemic attack but may also be caused by "mini-strokes" or other problems in the brain. I really think she needs to see a neurologist -it may be necessary to do a brain scan to see if she needs medication to prevent a full blown stroke in future.
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