What Is Sjögren's??

Sjögren’s Syndrome is a chronic autoimmune disease that preferentially attacks and damages the salivary, tear and mucous-secreting glands, resulting in dry eye, dry mouth and swollen salivary glands but it can affect any organ causing serious complications. As many as 430,000 Canadians, mostly women live with this Sjögren’s yet it is often under-recognized, under-treated and under-diagnosed.

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Tip of the Month

Joint Pain with Sjögren’s Syndrome Joint pain is a very common symptom of Sjögren’s syndrome. Multiple joints are painful, usually episodically with periods of joint pain, known as “flares”, followed by periods of little or no joint pain. Tenderness and swelling of...

Recipe of the Month

Rainbow Roasted Vegetables 2 red bell peppers cut into 1" chunks4 carrots cut into 1/2" thick coins2 yellow squash cut into 1/2" thick half circles1 pound broccoli trimmed and cut into bite sized pieces1 red onion trimmed and cut into 1/2" thick...

January 2019 Lotto Calendar Winners!

Congratulations to all our winners! 01/01/19          Evan Petrella, Caledonia, ON     $50 Cash Prize(Sponsored by The Centre for Sight Enhancement) 02/01/19          Christopher Gunville, Sudbury, ON     $50 Cash Prize(Sponsored by Spence Print) 03/01/19         ...

Happy New Year! We wish you all a Happy and Healthy 2019!

Thank you for participating, donating, fundraising and giving to the Sjögren’s Society in 2018!!!!  Your generosity and kindness has allowed us to continue our mission in support of, and improve conditions for, people with Sjögren’s.  All the best to you and your...

Board of Directors Opportunities

The Sjögren’s Society of Canada (SjSC) is looking for enthusiastic people interested in, and qualified for, service on the SjSC Board of Directors for current and future positions of Director. The SjSC is a national not-for-profit organization determined to improve...

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