Latest Juvenile idiopathic arthritis Stories

2008-09-18 12:00:11

NUTLEY, N.J., Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Roche today announced that the U.S.

2008-09-16 06:00:10

NORWALK, Conn., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Arthritis afflicts half of Americans age 65 and older, according to the U.S. National Institutes of Health. Arthritis causes deterioration within the joints that serve as cushion between bones.

2008-08-28 03:00:19

By Taghdiri, Celia Many people are shocked to learn that arthritis isn't just "an old person's disease." The reality is about 300,000 U.S. children, or one in 250, have joint inflammation that causes pain, redness, heat and swelling. Juvenile arthritis occurs before age 16.

2008-08-19 00:00:11

Dr. George Still first described Still's Disease in 1897. It is a form of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis that has systemic features. Although it is more commonly found in children, the disorder can be present in adults, where it is known as Adult-Onset Still's Disease.

2008-07-29 15:00:28

NUTLEY, N.J., July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Roche today announced that the Arthritis Advisory Committee of the U.S.

2008-07-25 00:00:45

Custom-made insoles may help reduce arthritic foot pain, Australian researchers concluded after a review.

2008-07-14 12:01:01

By Christine Phelan, The Sun, Lowell, Mass. Jul. 14--DRACUT -- Much like life, the Martin family's journey with illness has highs, lows and a lot of regular stuff in between.

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