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Kobetz changing how cancer is detected in Miami’s Little Haiti
Kobetz changing how cancer is detected in Miami’s Little Haiti

Erin Kobetz wants to catch cancer before it starts, and if people won’t go to her, she’ll go to the people. Kobetz is the driving force behind the “Game Changer”,…

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Chicago Loop Life Expectancy
Austin, East Garfield Park, Englewood and West Englewood Life Expectancy

Life expectancy in the Chicago Loop is 85-years-old, but just a few miles away in the neighborhoods of Austin, East Garfield Park, Englewood and West Englewood, that age drops drastically to just over 70. We are striving to understand these differences and are working to reduce these burdens.