Teen's mysterious condition sees her lose memory every two hours

Riley Horner wakes up every morning believing it's June 11 after she was accidentally kicked in the head by a fellow student. Here she's seen with her mother Sarah Horner

Riley Horner wakes up every morning believing it's June 11 after she was accidentally kicked in the head by a fellow student. Here she's seen with her mother Sarah Horner

Since then, the IL teen wakes up everyday thinking it is June 11, she has had multiple seizures and her memory resets every two hours.

As the days go by, Riley grows more and more scared as doctors say "she might just be like this forever", her mother told the news outlet.

"I have a calendar on my door and I look and it's September and I'm like, 'Woah, '" Riley Horner said.

June 11th is the day Riley was accidentally kicked in the head by a student "crowd surfing" during a dance at the FFA State Convention.

Since then, she's suffered dozens of seizures and visited the hospital countless times.

Sarah Horner said her brother died recently, but her daughter "probably has no idea". 'They can't see anything. They can't find anything physically wrong with her through CT scans or MRIs, which makes coming up with the proper diagnosis almost impossible. "We tell her every day but she has no idea about it".

In order to keep up with daily happenings in her life, she writes detailed notes and documents things with her cellphone camera.

"I know it's hard for them as much as its hard for me".

Sarah said Riley's first doctor dismissed it as a concussion and simply sent her home on crutches.

"I'm not making memories." said Riley.

"People don't understand - it's like a movie". "I'm not making memories, and I'm just really scared". "Like I will have no recollection of (this interview) come supper time".

Her family fears for her future after being warned it could be a lifelong problem.

According to the ABC News report, research shows that after six months of short-term memory loss, the damage can become irreversible, so Riley's family is frantic to find new opinions and options.

On Wednesday Sarah shared an update on Riley's condition on Facebook saying it's been three months now that she's suffered from short term memory and is desperate for a cure.

"They told us that she may just be like this forever".

"I'm very confused. I try to think back and I can't ..." Everything is more complicated when you just. can not. remember.

Before June 11, Riley was an athlete and a bright student. "We need help. We need somebody that knows a little bit more because she deserves better". She says she can't even remember where her locker is in school.

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