Toxic Shock Syndrome is a rare but serious disease that is commonly associated with tampons. There is more to this story, so read on.
You have most certainly heard about Toxic Shock Syndrome, commonly abbreviated as TSS, and its association with the use of tampons. You have quite probably heard about a famous model who lost both legs due to complications of Toxic Shock Syndrome, or even about a teenager who has recently died because of it.
This syndrome is almost always associated with the use of tampons and, albeit rare, it is frequently deadly. However, there is a little more to this story than meets the eye. Keep reading to know more about Toxic Shock Syndrome, its symptoms and its causes.