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Anthropometry, nutrition status and thymic size of Gypsy newborns from southwestern Slovakia.
Author(s): Varga I, Toth F, Uhrinova A, Nescakova E, Pospisilova V, Polak S
Abstract:

Gypsy population represents a specific minority in Slovakia that differs from the majority population by its origin and genetic markers, as well as by generally lower social and economic status and lower hygienic standards of living. The aim of the present work is the analysis of anthropometric dimensions and indexes, as well as of thymus size, in the group of Gypsy and non-Gypsy newborns from the Southern Slovakia.

Employment discrimination in hungary and its effect on health.
Author(s): Fuzesi Zs, Busa C, Varga I, Tistyan L
Abstract:

A dramatic drop in employment occurred in Hungary following the change of regime which particularly affected the Roma, people of reduced working ability, and mothers with young children. Alongside economic considerations, the prejudices of employers and discrimination in employment constitute the most significant obstacles to returning to the workplace. The poor mental and physical health of these groups further reduces their chances of finding employment. Only legislation exists to manage the problem, which-in the absence of other interventions-has not brought a breakthrough in the employment of these groups in either the state or local governments or in private spheres.