***Juvenile Arthritis Awareness Month *** Do you know that Nearly 300,000 children in America have been diagnosed with juvenile arthritis? July is Juvenile Arthritis Awareness Month. That’s right, kids get arthritis, too. It is a common misconception that only “old” people are afflicted with arthritis.
July is Juvenile Arthritis (JA) Awareness Month. Throughout the month St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital’s Division of Pediatric Rheumatology will be providing facts about the many autoimmune and inflammatory conditions or pediatric rheumatic diseases that fall within JA.
After I had my first colonoscopy and got the results, my immediate thought was "thank god it's not cancer". By the time I was in hospital and had my 'diagnosis', my immediate thought was "I wish this was cancer".