Mass., Vermont, Connecticut lead the nation in vaccination rates

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Boston.com—Several states in the Northeast are leading the country in COVID-19 vaccinations -- and reporting some of the lowest new case rates -- while hospitals elsewhere are overwhelmed with unvaccinated COVID-19 patients.

Mass. vaccination rates keeping pediatric cases low, doctors say. Young people in Massachusetts still have the lowest chances of being admitted to a hospital and of dying from the disease.