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Arthritis Can Attack the Young Too: A Houston Patient Shares Her Story

Did you know children can develop arthritis? Sarah Hughes was diagnosed at a young age with a condition known as Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis. We talk with Sarah and her mother about life with this condition. We also talk with Dr. John Reveille, Director of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunogenetics at the UTHealth Medical School. He’s […]

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Did you know children can develop arthritis? Sarah Hughes was diagnosed at a young age with a condition known as Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis. We talk with Sarah and her mother about life with this condition.

We also talk with Dr. John Reveille, Director of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunogenetics at the UTHealth Medical School. He’s also the Chief of Rheumatology at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center.

Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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