Venus Williams: What Is Sjogren's Syndrome?

The autoimmune disease that forced tennis star Venus Williams out of the U.S. Open caused debilitating joint pain, swelling, numbness and fatigue, she told Good Morning America's Elizabeth Vargas today. Williams announced her withdrawal from the tournament Wednesday after being diagnosed with Sjogren's syndrome -- a condition in which the body's immune system attacks its own healthy tissues. Williams said she has struggled for years with symptoms that she now knows are linked to the...Full Story
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