This tampon design could absorb nearly 20 times its own weight in ... The Toxic
Shock Syndrome Task Force was created and ...
Mar 4, 2015 ... Toxic shock syndrome affects menstruating women, especially those who use
super-absorbent tampons. The body responds with a sharp drop ...
Tampons are associated with Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS). TSS is a rare but
serious disease that may cause death. Learn more…
Although toxic shock syndrome has been linked to superabsorbent tampon use
in menstruating women, this condition can affect men, children, and people of all
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 ...
Tampons do not cause TSS, however incorrect usage of tampons has been
associated with an increased risk of TSS. Tampons, while containing very small ...
May 5, 2016 ... Find out about the link between tampons and Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS), and
how to minimize your risk of tampon-related TSS.
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.
Sep 16, 2011 ... I obsessively change my tampons now. I tell women to SLEEP IN A
GODDAMNED DIAPER IF YOU HAVE TO. I never want any woman to have ...
Toxic shock syndrome historically has been associated primarily with the use of
superabsorbent tampons. However, since manufacturers pulled certain types of ...