April 22nd, 2015
Episode 144 of 498 episodes
A shorter life expectancy of about 15 years and a male suicide rate that's almost seven times higher than the national average; double the infant mortality. The Traveller people in Ireland have surprisingly much in common with Indigenous Australians. They have been perceived as different and discriminated against since the Middle Ages. A three-year study reveals how that’s affected the health of the Irish Traveller.