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British Sjögren's Syndrome Association - BSSA

The British Sjögren's Syndrome Association (BSSA) was founded in 1986, as a registered charity, to raise awareness of the disease and support research into its cause and treatment. A self-help organisation with more than 1800 members, the BSSA is dedicated to providing mutual support and information to individuals affected by this disabling disease.

Latest News from BSSA

Helpline News

Helpline Opening Times

Please note that our helpline will be closed from 30th May until 10th June. It will be open from 4pm - 8pm on 2nd, 3rd, 9th and 10th June.

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AGM 2016 - Sold Out

AGM 2016 - Sold Out!

Please note that all tickets for the BSSA AGM 2016 in Swindon have now been sold. If you wish to be on the cancellation list should tickets become available, please email with your name (and the name of your guest if applicable) or telephone the BSSA office.

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Research Project

Volunteers Needed for Research!

We are conducting a research project investigating the smell, taste and sexual function in women diagnosed with Sjögren's Syndrome. This study will provide important information from patients' point of view and will help inform clinicians to improve the clinical management of this group of patients.

more details here

Latest Forum Posts

Contact Lenses

Hello! I am after some advice about contact lenses. I was diagnosed with... more

Acupuncture is it successful? What about traditional chinese herbs?

Hi. I'm writing on behalf of my Mum whose has Primary Sj. She has been with a... more

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