Recipe of the Month

Minted Pineapple Cooler 1 medium fresh pineapple, peeled, cored, finely chopped (about 3 cups) 2 cups water 1/2 cup sugar 1/4 cup fresh mint leaves 2 tablespoons lime juice Place pineapple in medium sauce pan.  Add water and sugar.  Heat to boiling; reduce heat and...

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Essential Oils The Brantford Support Group had the pleasure of welcoming an experienced and knowledgeable team to speak about essential oils at their most recent meeting.  They learned how essential oils may be able to help target and help alleviate Sjögren's specific...

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Blueberry and Cucumber Yogurt Parfait Nourishing our bodies should be a simple task, especially when we are battling with fatigue and pain most of our days. Instead of reaching out for that granola bar containing 100 different food ingredients that are...

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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...

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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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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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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...

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Cauliflower Soup In these cold winter months we're looking for comfort food to warm up with.  Try this easy, creamy Cauliflower Soup courtesy of the "I-Can't-Chew Cookbook" by J. Randy Wilson!  Tell us what you think and send us your favourite comfort food recipes for...

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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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