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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 ...

Understanding Toxic Shock Syndrome -- the Basics - WebMD

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Mar 4, 2015 ... Toxic shock syndrome affects menstruating women, especially those who use super-absorbent tampons. The body responds with a sharp drop ...

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…

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  ...

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 ...

Toxic Shock Syndrome - U by Kotex

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Tampons do not cause TSS, however incorrect usage of tampons has been associated with an increased risk of TSS. Tampons, while containing very small ...

What you need to know about TSS and tampons - Lola

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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.

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.

It Happened to Me: I Got Toxic Shock Syndrome - xoJane

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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 - 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 ...

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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 - 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 - Procter & Gamble

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Are Tampons Going To Give Me TSS? Tampon research shows that the risk of tampon-related Toxic Shock Syndrome is associated with absorbency: the higher  ...