Autism Among Latino Children, why are They Diagnosed Late?

Autism Among Latino Children, Why Are They Diagnosed Late?

Latino children have a late diagnosis when it comes to Autism. This World Autism Awareness Day, discover the factors that affect the diagnosis.
Los Angeles Church Offers Covid Testing, As Cases In L.A. County Continue To Spike Upwards

CDC: Hispanic, Latino Children Are More Likely to Have COVID-19

Hispanic children have a higher COVID-19 hospitalization rate than white kids, said a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report released Friday.
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15 L.A. Children, Mostly Latinos, Contract Deadly Coronavirus-Related Inflammatory Syndrome

A rare but potentially deadly inflammatory syndrome believed to be related to the coronavirus has been found in 15 children in Los Angeles, officials said.
The local and state officials would talk about and the essentiality of finishing the federal questionnaire to make sure the area is receiving the maximum the government funding can allot for them.

Distributing Food with a Different Approach: Educating Latino Families about the 2020 Census

A group in Elgin is in search of new ways to promote early literacy and share more information with Latino families regarding participation in the 2020 Census during the COVID-19 lockdown.
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Asthma Rates Among Latino Children Above National Average, Double in Some Populations

According to the Centers for Disease Control, the adult U.S. Latino population has lower rates of asthma than the general population (7.3 percent compared to 8.4 percent), but Latino children have higher than average rates for asthma, and those rates are escalating.

Latino and African American Preschoolers Targeted by Fast Food Companies

McDonald's, Subway, Wendy's, Burger King, KFC, Checkers, Taco Bell, Starbucks and companies just like these are guilty of profiting off of black and Hispanic youth, nay, children, putting them at high risk of diabetes, obesity and other related diseases. Fast Food FACT 2013, issued by the Yale Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, has released a new report that addresses fast food restaurants, the quality of that food, and the way that the food and beverages are marketed toward minority children and teenagers.
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