The number of Texans with disabilities has increased from a total of 17,749,000 in 2008 to 22,838,000 last year.
In the past decade, the number of disabled Texans has increased by an estimated 1.2 million, according to Texas Department of State Health Services.
That means that more than two-thirds of the state’s population now has a disability.
According to the Texas Tribune, in the last decade, there have been an estimated 723,000 Texas residents who have a disability, an increase of more than 50 percent.
It’s estimated that the number with disabilities will increase by more than 500,000 by 2020.
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The increase in the number, which is attributed to the recent Medicaid expansion, is not a new phenomenon.
In 2015, Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed an executive order to allow Texas residents with chronic medical conditions to be eligible for the state-funded Medicaid expansion.
The state has also been able to expand Medicaid to all low-income families, which has helped tens of thousands of Texans.
According the Texas Observer, Medicaid beneficiaries are now able to access more services, including dental care, mental health and substance abuse services.
The Tribune also reported that in 2017, the Department of Health Services estimated that more people were living with disabilities in Texas than ever before, an increased population that has led to a surge in the numbers with disabilities.
However, the majority of people who live with a disability in Texas are not disabled.
According a 2015 report from the Texas Association of State Medicaid Directors, more than one in five Texas residents (19.2 percent) have a condition that can be treated with a physical intervention such as an electric wheelchair, a prosthetic limb or a speech therapy device.
In Texas, there are currently more than 22,000 people living with a condition.
That number is expected to grow to more than 30,000 this year.
The number with a mental illness also has increased dramatically.
According an Associated Press report, Texas has the third-highest rate of people living in poverty in the country, with more than half of the population living below the federal poverty level.
It also has the highest rate of Medicaid enrollees, which means that an additional 12 million Texans have access to the program.
However the numbers of those who have mental illness in Texas have increased, which raises concern about what will happen to those who don’t have access.
Texas has not been immune to this increase in disability.
In 2018, there were more than 13,000 reported cases of mental illness for people ages 55 to 64, according the American Psychiatric Association.
It is estimated that nearly two-third of Texas residents suffer from mental illness.
The Austin American-Statesman reported that “about half of those with mental illness are women.”
The Tribune reported that the state is seeing an increase in suicides and unintentional injuries.
A 2015 study found that “in the past two years, the rate of suicides by young people aged 15 to 24 has doubled.”
In addition, there has been an increase for the age of first diagnosis of mental disorders, which was previously estimated at around 1.5 percent.
The Dallas Morning News reported that there were 787 reported cases in the state in 2018, which also marked the first time that the total number of cases of serious mental illness was greater than the total cases of people age 18 and older.
The American Psychological Association, in its annual survey of the mental health profession, said that the “mental health professions’ capacity to provide services to their clients and the general public is in decline.”
It also found that people are not adequately educated in mental health services.
According it, a majority of Texans are not able to identify a provider who specializes in mental illness, and are not knowledgeable of the services available.
Texas was the first state to pass legislation to allow children with disabilities to have access with their parents.
According with a statement by the Texas Health and Human Services Commission, the law allows children aged 14 to 17 to have a parent with a diagnosed mental illness who has received a diagnosis of major depression or bipolar disorder.
The legislation is scheduled to take effect in 2021.
The bill will be implemented in all 50 states.
According its statement, the bill will allow children aged 4 to 18 to have an adult with a diagnosis or a physician who has treated a child with a serious mental disorder.
If you or someone you know needs help, contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.
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