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Sjögren’s patients report significant impacts to daily life in survey

Sjögren’s patients report significant impacts to daily life in survey
March 29, 2017

Responses from a recent survey show that for the overwhelming majority of patients living with Sjögren’s syndrome, every day is a challenge in coping with the disease, limiting ability to function at home and in the workplace.

The survey was conducted by Harris Poll on behalf of the Sjögren’s Syndrome Foundation (SSF).

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This activity is supported by an educational grant from Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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