What is juvenile rheumatoid arthritis?

Answer == What is juvenile rheumatoid arthritis ==----Arthritis that occurs in people under the age of 16 is referred to as Juvenile arthritis. "Juvenile arthritis" covers a number of different types of a... Read More »

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Tattoos & Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Although tattoos are a popular form of art and self-expression, it may be wise to do some research into the potential side effects of a tattoo if you have a preexisting health condition. Juvenile r... Read More »

Who is at risk for juvenile rheumatoid arthritis?

Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) is an inflammatory disease that affects children under the age of 16. Swelling of the joints, limited range of motion and stiffness in the joints are all symptom... Read More »

Who discovered juvenile rheumatoid arthritis?

Rheumatoid arthritis has plagued humans since at least 4,500 B.C., juveniles and adults alike. The term was coined in 1859 by Sir Alfred Garrot, a London physician. The first medical description of... Read More »

How to Talk to a Child About Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Being diagnosed or having a friend with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis can be hard for a child to understand. But with the right steps, knowing more about the disease can be comforting to the child.