Juvenile Arthritis

juvenile arthritis
Symptoms include joint stiffness, pain, and swelling.

Juvenile Arthritis, like Arthritis is the inflammation of one or more joints.

It is a common problem for older people but it can also occur in children. This is known as juvenile arthritis. It can cause joint stiffness, pain, and swelling.

Some children get a skin rash around the affected joints and a range of other symptoms. This is usually due to an autoimmune disorder, where the immune system attacks the body’s own healthy tissues. We don’t know why this happens, but we can help your juvenile arthritis to feel less sore. Medication can help manage the pain during a flare up and some medications can slow the progression of this condition.

So you can get back to your painting. “For me? Thank you”.

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