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.

Sjögren’s News

January Lotto Calendars!

Our January Lotto Calendars are now on sale!  Buy a January Blues 2018 Lotto Calendar and have a ONE chance in 1,500 to WIN $50/$100 or a $50/$100 National Gift Card every day in January!    Lotto Calendars are only $5.00 each.            WHAT A DEAL!  A lucky winner...
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Giving Tuesday!

On this national day devoted to giving back, we ask you to open your heart on Giving Tuesday and donate to the SjSC. By donating, you are helping us reach across the country to help so many Canadians who are yet to be diagnosed or still looking for support. You can...
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Recipe of the Month

Spiced Hot Chocolate The warm hint of cinnamon and nutmeg scream "tis the season!" 2 tbsp unsweetened cocoa powder 2 tbsp sugar 1 tbsp finely chopped milk chocolate or milk chocolate chips Pinch of salt Pinch of ground cinnamon Pinch of freshly grated nutmeg 1 cup...
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Tip of the Month

Is it safe for people with an autoimmune disease like Sjögren's Syndrome, to get the flu shot? We asked Dr. Ann Parke, Professor of Medicine, Division of Rheumatic Diseases, University of Connecticut School of Medicine and co-chair of the SjSC Medical Advisory Board...
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Happy World Sjögren’s Awareness Day!

Sjögren's sufferers across the world bring awareness today to this virtually unknown disease. Share your story with our online community. Awareness is the key to earlier diagnosis, better care and improved quality of life!
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