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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 Closed!

Please note our helpline will be closed on Thursday evening, 11th December from 4pm until 8pm. It will also be closed on Friday 19th December. Over the festive season, the helpline will be closed between the 24th and 28th December, it will also be closed from 31st December up to and including 4th January.

more details here
Shopping bag

NEW! BSSA Shopping Bag!

Introducing the new BSSA shopping bag! Handy for Christmas shopping trips and carrying those all important gifts! Available from our online shop or by calling the BSSA office on 0121 478 0222 to pay by card or cheque. The bag costs £7.50 plus postage.

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Calendar Competition

Calendar Competition 2016

We are launching a 2016 calendar competition and we want you to send in your photographs to be the stars of the show! The calendar will be sold to help raise money for the BSSA.

more details here

Latest Forum Posts

Coping with Christmas

Has any one any tips for getting through Christmas Day with cooking a big lunch and... more

Inflamed Throat and Earache

Hello E0eryone Does anyone have a permanently inflamed throat with SS? ... more

Lung Infection

Hi, this is my third post today - am trying to get it all off my chest (so to... more

Dry Nose

Hi - apart from my ongoing dry bladder problems, equally my dry nose prob is getting... more

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