Toxic Shock Syndrome

Model and activist Lauren Wasser, who lost her right leg in 2012 and now her left, was suffering from severe pain.
Yes, it's disturbing to realize you've been harboring a forgotten guest, but it's not as unhealthy as you might think.
Tampons are no longer made with the synthetic fibers that were thought to increase the risk of TSS, and tampon safety is
In my opinion, feminine hygiene products can be likened to a "ticking time bomb" due to years of exposure. The average American woman uses 16,800 tampons in her lifetime -- or up to 24,360 if she's on estrogen replacement therapy.