According to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), New Hampshire has the highest rate of pediatric cancer in the U.S.
The report looked at the incidence of cancer in residents under age twenty from 2003 through 2014.
New England overall had relatively high rates. Maine ranked 4th, Connecticut 7th, Massachusetts 11th, Rhode Island 28th, and Vermont 34th. Mississippi had the lowest pediatric cancer rate in the U.S.