Maybe Juvenile Arthritis Isn’t So Rare After All

Maybe Juvenile Arthritis Isn’t So Rare After All

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Maybe Juvenile Arthritis Isn’t So Rare After All

With Rare Disease Day on Feb. 28 quickly approaching, I began to reflect on my experience living with juvenile-onset psoriatic arthritis. While I’ve had so many highs and lows dealing with my disease throughout the past year, no experience has been as isolating as seeking my rare diagnosis. As a toddler, my mum noticed I had a limp, but doctors dismissed her concerns. Juvenile arthritis (JA) wasn’t considered when I was hospitalized for almost a week…

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