Living with arthritis - a guide for young adults

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Living with arthritis - a guide for young adults

Living with arthritis - a guide for young adults

Type of item
Guides & Tools
Country
Australia
Languages

English

Provider
Provider (English)
Arthritis Australia
Provider (Original)
Arthritis Australia

Description

Being a teenager can be challenging enough without adding a chronic condition to the mix. Teenagers with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) will need support and guidance to develop the skills to help them have the confidence to deal with the challenges of living with their condition while ‘setting their sails’ for adult life. This booklet provides a practical guide to treatments, services and lifestyle choices.

Being a teenager can be challenging enough without adding a chronic condition to the mix. Teenagers with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) will need support and guidance to develop the skills to help them have the confidence to deal with the challenges of living with their condition while ‘setting their sails’ for adult life. This booklet provides a practical guide to treatments, services and lifestyle choices.

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Language of original language description

English

Other data

Hazards
Working with an existing MSD condition/disease
Health effects
Worsening of existing (chronic) condition
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.)
Sufferer of an MSK disorder or disease
Other
Prevention measures
Adjustments/support for chronic MSD disorder/disease/pain suffers
Purpose of the material
Guidance
Target audience
Other
Priority area
Chronic conditions
Future generations
Year
2016