Minority Population

A 4-year-old autistic boy undergoing intensive therapy. (credit: Getty Images/David Silverman/Newsmakers)

Autism Not Diagnosed As Early In Minority Children

One in 110. That is the estimated number of children who have Autism in the United States. A new report is raising concerns about the time it takes to diagnose the development disorder in minority children, sometimes up to one and a half years longer.


The Fort Worth skyline.  (Photo credit CBSDFW.COM)

Fort Worth’s Population Boom Challenges City Council

Fort Worth’s population grew by 40% in the last decade. The question city leaders face now is, should the city council grow with it, especially when the minority population is booming?