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Toxic shock syndrome

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This tampon design could absorb nearly 20 times its own weight in ... The Toxic Shock Syndrome Task Force was created and ...

Toxic Shock Syndrome and Tampons - McKinley Health Center ...

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TSS is a rare bacteria caused illness occurring mostly in menstruating women who use high absorbency tampons. Non-menstrual TSS risk is increased for ...

Toxic Shock Syndrome: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Although toxic shock syndrome has been linked to superabsorbent tampon use in menstruating women, this condition can affect men, children, and people of all  ...

6 Myths About Toxic Shock Syndrome | Bustle

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Feb 25, 2016 ... First thing's first: What is toxic shock syndrome? TSS is a serious bacterial infection, associated historically with tampon use, though it can be ...

Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS) - Kotex® pads, liners and tampons.

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What should I do if I get TSS symptoms during my period? ... during your period, take out the tampon, if you're using one, and consult your doctor immediately.

Toxic Shock Syndrome - KidsHealth

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Research led to better tampons and better habits for using them — such as changing tampons more often. The number of TSS cases dropped dramatically.

Toxic shock syndrome - Mayo Clinic

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Toxic shock syndrome historically has been associated primarily with the use of superabsorbent tampons. However, since manufacturers pulled certain types of ...

Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) - Better Health Channel

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If you think you could have toxic shock syndrome, stop using tampons immediately and go to the emergency department of your nearest hospital.

7 Vital Facts You Need to Know About Toxic Shock Syndrome

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Mar 11, 2016 ... Read everything you need to know about TSS and how you can get it from tampons.

TSS | About Toxic Shock Syndrom - Playtex

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Tampons are associated with Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS). TSS is a rare but serious disease that may cause death. Learn more…

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Understanding Toxic Shock Syndrome -- the Basics - WebMD

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Toxic shock syndrome affects menstruating women, especially those who use super-absorbent tampons. The body responds with a sharp drop in blood pressure ...

Toxic Shock Syndrome - Tampax

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What Is TSS (Or Toxic Shock Syndrome)? Toxic Shock Syndrome is a rare, but potentially serious disease that is associated with tampon use. It's believed to be  ...

Toxic shock syndrome - Causes - NHS Choices

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The role of tampons in TSS remains unexplained. One theory is that if a tampon is left in your vagina for some time, as is often the case with the more absorbent ...