1. What it Sjögren's Disease?
Sjogren's is an immune disorder that has common symptoms of dry eyes and a dry mouth.
2. Who was Dr. Sjögren?
Dr. Henrik Sjögren's was a Swedish ophthalmologist who first identified Sjögren's disease in 1933.
3. When is World Sjögren's Day?
Dr. Sjögren's birthday is celebrated as World Sjögren's Day to help raise awareness for the disease. It is on July 23.
4. Importance of World Sjögren's Day
It is a day that puts a face on the millions of people who live with this disease or suffer from symptoms. Today, reach out and raise awareness to your community about the disease.