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#juvenile arthritis

# juvenile-arthritis - Thursday 8 December, 2016

'He couldn’t stay in school because of the pain': Fighting for children's arthritis services

“Rhys is a sports fanatic and GAA is our life, it’s everything down here – he goes to football training but he can’t complete an entire session.”

# juvenile-arthritis - Sunday 25 September, 2016

'He doesn't really know life without pain': Mother speaks of son's battle with juvenile arthritis

Linda O’Dwyer had to wait 18 months to get a diagnosis for her son Tommy – and that was after she went private.

# juvenile-arthritis - Monday 2 September, 2013

Column: “What do you mean you have arthritis? Sure you’re only a child”

Despite popular belief, arthritis is not just for when you get old and grey. I want to raise awareness about juvenile arthritis so other child sufferers don’t feel the isolation I did, writes Laura Hickey.