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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

Unfortunately our helpline will be closed from Tuesday 16th April and will re-open on Friday 19th April (Good Friday) between 9.30am and 4pm. Please note the helpline will not be open on Easter Monday 22nd April but will re-open on Tuesday 23rd April at 9.30am.

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Pin Badge

Pin Badge

Help raise awareness by wearing our brand new pin badges.

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Beanie Hat

Beanie Hats!

Keep warm this winter by wearing our brand new beanie hats.

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Amazon Smile

Amazon Smile

The BSSA is now part of Amazon Smile which is a simple and automatic way for you to support the BSSA every time you shop and at no extra cost.

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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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Latest Forum Posts

is it normal with SS to have red sore eyes even if you are using prescribed

eye drops,Hylo forte, vita pos and ikervis (and systane)?  My eyes have been... more

Finger tips all wrinkly!

My fingers, especially on the tips, often look quite ridged and wrinkly as if they've... more

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