People with Down’s syndrome are at an increased risk of dementia.This blog recently published by Alzheimer's Society UK examines some of the myths and issues relating to intellectual disability and dementia.
The author, Dr Karen Watchman is a researcher, based at the University of Stirling, specialises in understanding how to help people with learning disabilities to manage their dementia.
Intellectual Disability and Dementia: A Guide for Families
Supporting Persons with Intellectual Disability and Dementia
Learning disabilities and dementia section Alzheimer’s Society UK website.
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