This brochure discusses the many types of juvenile idiopathic arthritis and related rheumatic conditions that occur in children. It also includes information on diagnosing and treating JA and issues related to daily life with arthritis, such as morning stiffness relief, coping with a flare, physical activity, nutrition, social and emotional issues, educational rights and school issues.
Click on the link below to download a PDF copy. You can order up to four free printed copies for delivery by mail at afstore.org or by calling 800/283-7800.
Juvenile Arthritis: A Teacher’s Guide
This guide for teachers provides an overview of arthritis, treatment options, how kids can keep up at school, educational rights, physical activity guide and more. It includes an overview of arthritis, including juvenile rheumatoid arthritis and treatment. It also includes a school activities checklist for students, education rights and how teachers can help
Click on the link below to download a PDF copy. You can order up to four free copies for delivery by mail at afstore.org or by calling 800/283-7800.