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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 - 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 ...

Kotex® FAQs. Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS).

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If you're using a tampon, remove it immediately and contact your doctor at once. Don't be afraid to suggest TSS! Your doctor may want to know what your ...

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 - 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 (TSS) - Better Health Channel

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If you think you could have toxic shock syndrome, stop using tampons ... Suggestions for reducing the risk of TSS include changing tampons regularly and using ...

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 ...

TSS | About Toxic Shock Syndrom - Playtex Tampons

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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 (TSS): Signs, Symptoms & Treatment

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Mar 16, 2016 ... Toxic shock syndrome is an infection that causes symptoms such as low ... Risk factors include use of tampons, deep wound infections, and any ...

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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 ...

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Learn how you can reduce the risks of TSS - Toxic Shock Syndrome and recognise the symptoms.

Toxic Shock Syndrome: Symptoms, Diagnosis, & Treatment

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