Tuesday, April 30, 2013

April Sjogren's Awareness

Awhile back, I asked y'all to share your Sjogren's syndrome awareness stories, and this one by AutoimmuneGal, is a goodie. Head over to her blog to read it in it's entirety:

"....I sported my Sjogren's tee-shirt and joined the other walkers on a sunny, chilly morning.  Besides walkers, there weren’t many people out on the street.   While I enjoyed the walk and the camaraderie of being with others with Sjogrens, I did question whether we were really having much of an impact.  Where were the crowds I had seen at other advocacy walks and the publicity that often accompanies them?
     But in the midst of these thoughts, as I was leaving the walkabout I had an interaction that ended up changing my perspective and turned out to be the highlight of that day for me......"
continue reading here.
And while we're on the subject of awareness, I'd like to thank everyone that submitted their AWESOME ARTWORK for the Creativity Challenge! Finalists will be announced as soon as I can corral the judges, so stay tuned!

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