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

Tip of the Month

Could a Humidifier Work for You? Lack of natural humidity causes the air in our homes to dry out which can be very uncomfortable for those suffering from Sjögren's Syndrome. Dryness of the mouth, nose, eyes and skin are pervasive in those affected with Sjögren's...
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Recipe of the Month

Beef, Vegetable and Egg Scramble 1 1/2 pounds lean ground beef 2 small onions, finely chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced 1/2 pound mushrooms, finely chopped 1 teaspoon dried oregano leaves 1/2 teaspoon pepper 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1 package (10 ounces) frozen...
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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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We’ve Moved!

The Sjögren's Society of Canada is excited to announce that we have relocated to Paris, ON. On November 29, 2016 we officially moved to The Wincey Mills building at 31 Mechanic Street, Paris, ON. Our new contact info is: p  519-302-0051 f  519-302-0471 304-31 Mechanic...
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Congratulations to all of our 2017 Lotto Calendar Winners!

01/01/17 Christine Crouch, Chatham, ON $50 Cash Prize Sponsored by Unifor Local 2163 02/01/17 Katrina Johrendt, Port Rowan, ON $50 Cash Prize Sponsored by West Brant Spas 03/01/17 Donna Downes, Orleans,ON $50 Cash Prize Sponsored by New Motto 04/01/17 Brenda McGill,...
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