These pages highlight unique issues faced by teenagers and young adults living with a chronic illness like myositis.

  • What is Juvenile Myositis? Learn more about the disease and how doctors test for it, medicines used to treat it, and possible complications.
  • JM Stories. Read how other teenagers and young adults have dealt with juvenile myositis.
  • Hot Topics. Find articles on nutrition, clothing and other topics of interest.
  • Get Involved. Find out what you can do to help people understand what juvenile myositis is and to raise funds to help researchers find a cure for JM.

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