It Doesn't Have to Hurt

Global Halifax: New study focuses on pain in juvenile idiopathic arthritis

PhD student, Yvonne Brandelli, talks with Paul Brothers of Global News Morning about pain in youth with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA). Yvonne is conducting a new study to explore resilience, or the ability to “bounce back”, and looking for over 300 youth and their parents to participate in an online survey.

Click here to watch the interview on Global Morning News.

If you are between 13-18 years old and have been diagnosed with JIA, or if you are a parent or caregiver of a youth (13-18 years old) with JIA, we would love to hear from you! Click here to start the survey!

IWK Health Centre
Centre for Pediatric Pain Research
Dalhousie University