If you find that living with JIA is taking an emotional toll, it’s important to share your feelings with someone you can trust. Your doctor will be able to offer guidance on some of the strategies and tools that have been shown to help people cope with anxiety, sadness, and stress.

You also may benefit from using some of the many mental health resources available online. Visit NHS Apps or download one of the following apps:

Further helpful content can be found with What?Why? Children in Hospital. SNAC have collaborated with WWCIH to produce videos on Joint Injections and Uveitis. Joint-injection and Uveitis These and many others can be found here.