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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


NHS Proposal - removing eye drops from prescriptions

Several BSSA members have asked about the NHS proposal which will possibly remove eye drops from prescriptions. BSSA Chairman, Linda Stone OBE has provided a statement.

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Fundraising and Awareness Wristband

Fundraising and Awareness Wristband

Help raise money and awareness for the BSSA by wearing one of our new wristbands. They cost just £1 and are available from the BSSA office and this website.

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Rheumatology Conference 2017

The BSSA attended the 2017 Rheumatology Conference which took place at the ICC in Birmingham. The event brought together over 2000 delegates from over 50 countries and was a great opportunity for the BSSA to raise awareness of Sjögren's Syndrome.

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Latest Forum Posts

Newly diagnosed keep getting infections

Hi just been diagnosed in January, although had the very dry mouth etc for a year.... more

Advice needed please.

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