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Highest cancer rates by state

POSTED: 11:52 AM Feb 04 2014   UPDATED: 2:00 AM Jun 04 2015

Cancer is expected to become America's No. 1 killer by 2030. Find out which states have the highest cancer rates.

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Cancer is expected to become America's No. 1 killer by 2030, according to the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Using 2011 statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (the most recent available), here's a look at states with the highest rates of this deadly disease:

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