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More diversity needed in genomic data, NIH official says
More diversity needed in genomic data, NIH official says

Medicine is an inexact science, but medical professionals today are utilizing genomics – the study of genes – to more accurately predict, diagnose and treat diseases. This can lead to…

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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.