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NH Environmental Public Health Tracking Program



The NH Environmental Public Health Tracking (EPHT) Program is your source for State and National environmental health data.

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EPHT is a cooperative initiative between the NH Department of Health and Human Services and the NH Department of Environmental Services. NH EPHT is funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to improve public health by providing science-based information on the trends and distributions of environmentally-related diseases.

September 2014

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
About 74 children and adolescents under the age of 20 years are diagnosed with cancer each year in NH.
The most common childhood cancers are leukemias and Brain and other nervous system cancers.
Information for childhood cancers and the environment,
visit: Tracking Childhood Cancers

Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month
Thyroid cancer is a cancer that starts in the tyroid gland. In most people, the thyroid cannot be seen or felt.
About 190 new cases of thyroid cancer in NH each year, according to 2.3% of all cancer cases.
Information for exposure, risk and environment,
visit: Tracking Tyroid Cancer

Economic Burden of Environmentally Attributable Illness
in Children of NH Report Released
To view the report, go to
NH Children Environmental Burden Report


NH EPHT is part of the CDC's national Environmental Public Health Tracking Network. The network was developed to integrate nationally consistent environment and public health data to support research, programs and policies that help protect the health of communities nationwide.

This web site is supported by grant number 1 U38 EH000947-01 from the National Center for Environmental Health (NCEH) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta. Its content is solely the responsibility of the authors and not necessarily represent the official views of the CDC.

Environmental Public Health Tracking Program
NH Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health Services
29 Hazen Drive, Concord, NH 03301
Tel: (603) 271-4988 800-852-3345 ext.4988

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