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IMRALDI®, Biogen’s Adalimumab Biosimilar Referencing Humira®, is Approved in the European Union
Anne-NRAS17 days ago
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8 y/o undergoing testing for JIA...HELP I don't understand the blood work results!
Carriewmu2 months ago
My 8 y/o son has recently had blood work done due to massive swelling in his knees. MRI was normal, other than the effusion, so next step wa...
Bush craft August 8th
Anne-NRAS2 months ago
We have two spaces left on our FREE bushcraft day for children and young people aged 10+
Its Tuesday August 8th in Oxford, please get in touc...
interesting article on research from Singapore
A mum writes about her concerns with Methotrexate.. shes scared.. but please read it to the end
NicoleS133 months ago
I am here for my 8 year old daughter who has been battling JIA for 7 + years. She is currently taking methotrexate and was on enbrel ...
June 23, 2017The European Medicines Agency has recommended the approval of the Humera to treat JIA
Anne-NRAS3 months ago
Its not available yet on the NHS but hopefully wont be too long..
12 year old needs tips on how to self inject..
Can anybody pass on any hints and tips on how to help a young lady successfully auto inject herself? she is struggling to actually go throug...
Family Fun Day...
Don't forget our annual family day is just round the corner. July 1st sees us back at Nell bank Ilkley, West Yorkshire, please register to c...
Subcutaneous abatacept now available for patients with JIA
June 9, 2017
Subcutaneous abatacept is now available for patients aged 2 years or older with moderately to severely active polyarticular juve...
JIA-at-NRAS Annual Family Funday
Anne-NRAS4 months ago
We would love to see as many people as possible this year and we have over 150 children, young people and their families registered to come....
Wear Purple for JIA - 9th June 2017
Shivam-NRAS4 months ago
Friday 9th June will be a day awash with purple everywhere and a great day to get young and old involved at home, school or work. Encourage ...
Getting a peircing while on methotrexate
Avac5 months ago
My daughter recently got diagnosed with JIA, chronic pain disorder and hypermobility syndrome, she is on 15mg of methotrexate every week and...
JIA treatment help
kkristynikoo5 months ago
My names Kristy, I'm 21year old and i was diagnosed with JIA at age 6 in my knees and hips, been in and out of remission since the...
Clinical trial discovers a new way to prevent children with arthritis and eye disease losing their sight
Shivam-NRAS5 months ago
Over 5,000 children and adolescents with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) in the UK are likely to develop uveitis, a condition that cause...
2 year old with JIA, possible move from Methotrexate to Etanercept
VictoriaT9 months ago
Hi, this is my first post. My little girl was hospitalised with a hot, swollen ankle at 13 months old, which was treated as septic arthritis...
'Uncertainty in JIA' - study by City of University of London
Shivam-NRAS10 months ago
We are delighted to support the City of University of London research into the uncertainties parents face when caring for a child with JIA. ...
Interesting article on inequalities in care for children in the UK
Victoria-NRASa year ago
I thought the following briefing paper, produced by the Royal College of Nursing, on the inequalities in healthcare experienced by chi...
Introduce yourself in you were at our Family Day in Ilkley on Saturday 23 July....
Anne-NRASa year ago
Share the day and anything else JIA related !
Side affects off adalinimab/ Humira
Century1969a year ago
Has anyone has low platelets and ended up with internal rectal bleeding with a patachial rash off Adalinimb? Because my daughter did and cou...
I love this site - and used it myself when my boys were younger
Some really unique and creative ideas for family fun that is cheap and easy
Our latest video, partly shot at the Evelina Children's Hospital in London
Play is more than just fun - I love TED talks
Fun to be had at the JIA Family FUn Day July 23rd
Don't forget to register yourself and your family. We have lots of activities planned for the children and young people on Saturday 23rd Jul...
Arthritis timebomb warning for the under 40s: Doctors say constant texting and gaming could 'wear out' your joints(article in the mail)
follow this link to read the article..
Annual weekend for families affected by JIA
Shivam-NRASa year ago
The Children's Chronic Arthritis Association (CCAA) are organising an annual weekend in July for the children and families that live with th...
JIA & Me Art Competition - London, 14th May
To register or find more information, visit jia.org.uk/jia-and-me-art-c...
It's #WearPurpleForJIA day!
#WearPurpleForJIA is an amazing campaign started by two JIA mums, which aims to spreads awareness of JIA every year. This year, they have ...
Raising awareness of JIA with our new festival style wristbands..
Anne-NRAS2 years ago
These bands are sold in pairs; the design is based on words used by young people to describe when they are having a good day and when they a...
Has your child transitioned from paediatric care to adult care in the last 3 years?
Shivam-NRAS2 years ago
If so, we would like to hear from you. We are creating information sheets on 'transition', which will be shared across UK and will be of gre...
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