Home > Medical > Arthritis > FAQs 12 August 2008 How many children are affected by juvenile arthritis? About one in every thousand children are affected by this disease. 0 Pin It Ask the Osteopath » Join us on Facebook » Ask CyberDoc » Subscribe to the Newsletter » 10 tips to take care of your joints Gadgets for arthritic hands About one in every thousand children are affected by this disease. Juvenile arthritis affects children under the age of 16 years. More in Medical Is gout a chronic condition? More: ArthritisFAQs advertisement Get a quote Momentum - save up to 35% on healthcare Medihelp - quality, affordable medical scheme cover advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Add your comment Thank you, your comment has been submitted. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news Diet and nutrition Obesity a disease? Lifestyle Unattractive workers are bullied more Mental health Bipolar disorder leads to extreme shopping Mental health Brain scans 'read' emotions Medical Ethical procedures of stem cell trials Medical New campaign set to rebrand erectile dysfunction in SA From our sponsors Keep your family healthy this winter Don’t be taken by surprise this winter. Keep your defences up with Vital Hop, skip and jump through winter with Hill’s Pet Nutrition Age-related bone loss is higher in women Live healthier Sleep well » Snoring Insomnia Sleep deprived? Create bedroom harmony Follow these tips for a peaceful retreat. Keep your pet healthy » Strange cat facts Walking the dog Ask the expert Health benefits of owning a pet Here are some surprising benefits of owing a pet.