Tip of the Month

Connecting with Others SjSC celebrated National Volunteer Week in April and acknowledged our wonderful Support Group Leaders and Local Support Persons across Canada. We hear time and time again how connecting with others with the disease is key in coping with...

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...

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...

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...

Tip of the Month

Eyelid Compresses Using warm compresses daily can be helpful for people with Sjögren’s. Tears are the eye’s natural lubrication. In dry eye, the eyelid oil glands (Meibomian) often become hardened and clogged; the oil becomes thickened preventing the oil from covering...