Metro Map: Washington, D.C.

Babies born to mothers in Maryland's Montgomery County and Virginia's Arlington and Fairfax Counties can expect to live six to seven years longer than babies born to mothers in Washington, D.C.--just a few subway stops away.

Wed Jun 19 17:09:00 EDT 2013
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