Sentence Examples

  • Although scientists still do not fully understand the link between TSS and tampons, most medical researchers suspect that tampons introduce oxygen into the vagina, which is normally an oxygen-free area of the body.
  • Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is an uncommon, but potentially serious, illness that occurs when poisonous substances (toxins) produced by bacteria enter the bloodstream.
  • Although the majority of cases of TSS occur in menstruating girls and women, the disease may occur in people of any race and age, including children.
  • Although the risk of TSS is very low, parents may prefer that their daughters use pads rather than tampons when menstruating.
  • A rare, but serious, condition called toxic shock syndrome (TSS) can be connected to tampon use.

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