These are the hands of a six year old in Kenya with rheumatoid arthritis who will never have a normal life. With therapy this child could have had a chance.
This Ethiopian man has late stage gout and can no longer work. With inexpensive medication this severe arthritis could have been prevented.
Shez is now in her thirties. Even a lay person can see the damage to her hips. Shez can no longer work because of the arthritis and is afraid she will not realize her dream of marriage and children because of the disability. It is likely that with proper treatment she would not have had such destructive arthritis and could have led the life she had hoped for.