rheumatology
JIA

JIA risk linked to sun exposure

Lower UV exposure in early life may increase a child’s risk of juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA), Victorian research suggests. In a retrospective study, researchers at the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute in Melbourne found an inverse relationship between cumulative sun exposure prior to diagnosis and risk of JIA. The research, conducted in collaboration with clinicians in ...

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