Educator Resources for Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

If you think arthritis is a disease that only affects people your grandparents’ age, think again! Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) affects thousands of kids between the ages of 6 months and 16 years - and in this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby lay out all the facts you need to know about this disorder! You’ll learn exactly how arthritis affects the joints in your body, what it feels like to have JIA, and the treatments available to kids who suffer from it. You’ll also find out about the three forms of JIA, and the reasons why doctors think it might be an autoimmune disorder. Watch this movie to find out more!