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Helpline Closed

The BSSA Helpline will be closed from Monday 15th November reopening Monday 22nd November. We do value your calls, so please leave a message and the team will get back to you on their return.
15 November 2021

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Christmas Cards

Christmas Cards Now Available!

The festive season will soon be here so don't forget to purchase your BSSA Christmas cards. We have a wonderful range on sale again this year, all helping to raise money for the BSSA. You can purchase the cards from our online shop, or by calling the BSSA office.
09 September 2021

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Research

The Impact Sjögren's Sydrome Has on Sexual Functioning and Intimate Relationships

Do you want to take part in a research study being conducted at Northumbria University, to help understand the impact Sjögren’s Syndrome has on sexual functioning and intimate relationships?
10 June 2021

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News

Dr Elizabeth Price - Updating Sjögren's Guidelines Podcast

Oxford University Press Podcast with Dr Elizabeth Price.
03 March 2021

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Looking after yourself

BSSA Webinar - Looking After Yourself

The BSSA was delighted to hold its very first live webinar. It was presented by Dr Elizabeth Price, Consultant Rheumatologist at the Great Western Hospital in Swindon. Dr Price is also BSSA Medical President and Trustee.
13 January 2021

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Webinar

Getting Ready for Winter

Dr Elizabeth Price, BSSA Trustee and Medical President took part in a Webinar for SRUK about preparing for winter. The webinar has lots of top tips and advice.
04 November 2020

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RAIRDA Survey

RAIRDA - Survey Report

Thank you to everyone who took part in the RAIRDA survey. A report has now been published regarding the results.
22 June 2020

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Coronavirus

Covid-19 (Coronavirus)

Find out the most up-to-date information and guidance on Coronavirus.
26 April 2020

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Clinical Trials

Taking Part in Clinical Trials

Have you ever thought about taking part in a clinical trial? If so, take a look at our article on the risks and the benefits.
20 April 2020

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Sparkly BSSA Logo Bug

BSSA Logo Bug

Support the BSSA with our brand new fun sparkly logo bug.
25 February 2020

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Research project

Online Research Questionnaire

An online questionnaire has been designed to gather information about the care and treatment that pSS patients receive for Sjögren’s Syndrome and the feelings and attitudes concerning living with the disease. If you can, please help by taking part in the survey.
24 July 2019

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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.
07 August 2018

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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.
14 August 2017

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Shopping bag

BSSA Shopping Bag!

With the cost of carrier bags now in force, why not buy one of our BSSA shopping bags. 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.
29 October 2014

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Linda Stone and Stephen McPhail

Cardiff City footballer talks about suffering with Sjögren's

Cardiff City footballer, Stephen McPhail, talks to the BSSA Chairman Linda Stone about suffering with Sjögren's Syndrome.

Watch the video interview with Stephen here.
11 July 2012

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