https://www.healthcentral.com/article/patient-story-mariah-aquino-truss-juvenile-arthritis
Arthritis & Joints

This Teenager Is Stronger Than Her Juvenile Arthritis

Instead of holding her back, Mariah Aquino-Truss's juvenile arthritis has only propelled her forward.

Mariah sun
Thomas Van Veen/Documentary Associates
    Mariah mom
    Thomas Van Veen/Documentary Associates
    Mariah family
    Thomas Van Veen/Documentary Associates
    Mariah flare-up
    Thomas Van Veen/Documentary Associates
    Mariah sister
    Thomas Van Veen/Documentary Associates
    Mariah dance
    Thomas Van Veen/Documentary Associates
    Leslie Goldman

    Leslie Goldman

    @LeslieGoldman

    Leslie Goldman is a health and wellness writer who regularly contributes feature stories and essays to O: The Oprah Magazine, Women’s Health, Parents, Better Homes and Gardens, and more. She has authored and contributed to several books, including Locker Room Diaries: The Naked Truth About Women, Body Image, and Re-Imagining the “Perfect” Body and Brave Girls: Raising Young Women with Passion and Purpose to Become Powerful Leaders. Leslie also speaks at colleges and universities on the topics of body image, media literacy and female empowerment.