Friday, November 8, 2013 6:59:18 PM
If she lost her short-term memory, how could she know what the question was in order to answer it? I think they mean she has Anterograde Amnesia.
It is sort of sad that when the character in the film Memento claims he has no short-term memory, people don't realize that the character is making an error since he can`t ever learn the name of his condition is Anterograde Amnesia.
Short-term memory is fine; she remembers the question that she is asked long enough to answer the question. Her problem is that she doesn`t store any new short-term memory into long-term memory.