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

Sjögren’s Society of Canada is excited to be approved for the Aviva Community Fund and we need your votes!

Thank you to everyone who voted for our Aviva Community Fund grant, and to “Champion the Change” across Canada! Stay tuned to find out if we made it to the next round on November 7th. VOTE for the Sjögren’s Society of Canada’s AVIVA Grant submission,...
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2017 January Blues Lotto Calendar

Our 2017 January Blues Lotto Calendar is here! Calendars are now on sale for only $5 each with a 1 in 1500 chance to win a $50 cash prize or a $50 national gift card.  Contact our office for more information on how to purchase your calendars!
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Governor General’s Meritorious Service Award

On the nomination of Carolyn Minielli and with the support of many admirers, Lee Durdon has been selected for the Governor General’s Meritorious Service Award which was bestowed upon her at Rideau Hall on June 23, 2016 in Ottawa. Lee has been recognized for founding...
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Facing Sjogren’s Together… One Step at a Time

Thank you to everyone who participated in our 2016 Walkathons and to those who contributed to the Walkathons. Your continued support in greatly appreciated! Get your walking shoes ready & your friends together in support of Sjögren’s Syndrome! On Sunday,...
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World Sjögren’s Awareness Day!

Thank you to everyone who helped celebrate World Sjögren’s Awareness Day!
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