Juvenile Arthritis

Juvenile Arthritis is an umbrella term used to describe many autoimmune and inflammatory conditions that develop in children under 16 years of age. It is also known as Paediatric Rheumatic disease.

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Types

Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA) – It is the most common form of arthritis. It includes 6 sub types - oligoarthritis, polyarthritis, and systemic, enthesitis-related, juvenile psoriatic arthritis or undifferentiated.

Juvenile Dermatomyositis – It is an inflammatory disease that causes muscle weakness and skin rashes on eyelids and knuckles.

Juvenile Lupus – It is an autoimmune disease which affects the joints, skin, kidneys, blood and other areas of the body.

Juvenile Scleroderma – Scleroderma means hard skin. This condition describes a group of conditions that causes the skin to tighten and harden.

Kawasaki Disease – This causes blood-vessel inflammation that can lead to heart complications.

Mixed Connective Tissue Disease (MCTD) – This includes features of arthritis, lupus dermatomyositis and scleroderma.

Fibromyalgia – This chronic pain syndrome is an arthritis-related condition, which can cause stiffness and aching, along with fatigue, disrupted sleep and other symptoms. It is more common in girls and is seldom diagnosed before puberty.

Causes

  • Genetics

Symptoms

  • Joint stiffness in the morning
  • Pain
  • Swelling and tenderness in the joints
  • Limping
  • Rash
  • Persistent fever
  • Weight loss
  • Fatigue
  • Irritability

Homeopathy Treatment for Juvenile Arthritis

Homeopathy is an ideal and widely used remedy for curing Juvenile Arthritis. Homeopathy believes in treating the person as a whole and not just the disease itself. It works by finding the root cause of the problem and treating it. And also focuses on improving the immune system of the body, thereby promoting the self healing process.


Constitutional Homeopathy Treatment for Juvenile Arthritis

The expert Homeopaths at Homeocare International treat Juvenile Arthritis using Constitutional Homeopathy Treatment and prescribe most suitable personalized homeopathy treatment only after careful analysis of the symptoms, their severity and health condition of each individual. Constitutional Homeopathy treatment for Juvenile Arthritis at Homeocare International not only controls it effectively but also provides long term relief by treating the roots of the problem and improves overall wellbeing.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

If you are diagnosed with JA in your teens, it will still be called the same regardless of your age.
It is thought that JA may arise due to combination of genetic and environmental factors, although the actual cause is unknown.
It may develop in children aged 16 or younger.
Yes, children often outgrow Juvenile Arthritis
If not treated JA may lead to loss of vision and permanent damage of joints.

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