Taking Care of Yourself
Learning to take care of yourself seems like a huge task, but you already know some things. You know how to brush your own teeth. You know to look both ways before crossing the street.
When you have juvenile arthritis, or JA, you need to learn about arthritis, too. Grownups may call this “transitioning.” It’s a big word, but it’s not a big deal. It can even be exciting. Learning new skills shows you’re growing up.