Find A PhysicianHome  |  Library  |  myDownstate  |  Newsroom  |  A-Z Guide  |  E-mail  |  Contact Us  |  Directions
curve gif

Brooklyn Alzheimer's Disease Assistance Center

What is Mild Cognitive Impairment

Mild Cognitive Impairment: Described as problems with memory like AD but symptoms not as severe. Persons with Mild Cognitive Impairment are able to carry normal activities. Signs of MCI include misplacing items often, forgetting important events or appointments, trouble coming up with desired words. With MCI individuals are more likely to develop AD.