Did you know that arthritis doesn’t affect only seniors and older adults?
Rheumatois arthritis can actually be just as, if not more crippling for children than it is for adults and seniors.
Isabella Calise, a seven year old girl, who lives with her family in Coventry, suffers from the juvenile form known as Juvenile Rheumatois Arthritis. She was diagnosed in December of 2009, but only after a long and uncomfortable journey.
To read more of this story, pick up the Oct. 22 edition of the Coventry Courier.