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APOLOGY (Vignette)

Written by : Nisa Nurliana || Staring : Kim Hanbin & Yoon Jia
Genre : Angst, Romance || Lenght : Vignette || Rating : General… 1,752 more words


JIA Adds New International Flight

Jacksonville International Airport (JIA) just added a new international flight between the First Coast and Toronto, Canada. Air Canada will be the carrier. The new flight was added due to the demand from Canadians who visit the US each year. 10 more words

JAX Business Journal

Weighing the risks and side effects

It is not an easy task to say the least. The worst thing a parent will ever have to do is read medication risks and side effects and try to understand enough in order to weigh the benefits and risks, all while hoping that the desired benefits outweigh the ugly risks.   861 more words


Getting out the door

Mornings are the worst when you have JIA (or a 3-year-old with JIA).  Everything is stiff and achy.  So getting out the door at 8 am for a 2 hour car ride to the doctor is not something taken lightly and I have figured out the most successful way to make it happen.   755 more words


Another appointment, More Joints

We made another trip to Iowa City to see Sophie’s Rheumatologist.   Once again, we didn’t make it to the illusive 3 month re-check appointment.  We have started to see results from the side effects of the Methotrexate; her hair has thinned and is very brittle and breaking, she has complained of something hurting in her mouth, she has 2 pretty rough days of not feeling well post Metho day.   580 more words


What is Polyanticular Arthritis?

Polyarthritis: This type of JIA – “poly” means “many” – occurs when five or more joints are involved during the first six months. Roughly 25 percent of children with JIA have polyarthritis. 180 more words


What is Oligoarthritis?

Oligoarthritis: Formerly known as pauciarticular this type, is diagnosed when four or fewer joints – “pauci” and “oligo” mean “few” – are involved within the first six months. 264 more words