Arthritis… in children? 5 Resources to Check Out this Juvenile Arthritis Awareness Month

Did you know that over 300,000 children in America have arthritis? Most people mistakenly think that only the elderly suffer from arthritis.

That’s why Juvenile Arthritis Awareness Month is so important. Each July, public and pediatric health experts aim to increase awareness about juvenile arthritis – explaining the early signs and symptoms and sharing the important work that researchers and doctors are doing to better understand the joint disease.

If you’d like to learn more about juvenile arthritis, take a look at the five resources below:

A Clinician’s Guide to Rheumatic Diseases in Children

Joint Imaging in Childhood and Adolescence

Pediatric Musculoskeletal Ultrasonography

Pediatric Orthopedics for Primary Healthcare

Juvenile Arthritis: Chronic Pain (in The Anatomy of Pain) [VIDEO]