Thing You Should Know About TSS

What is Toxic Shock Syndrome?

Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS) may sound daunting, but with the right knowledge and preventative measures, you can significantly reduce your risk. Let’s delve into what TSS is, its causes, and how you can safeguard yourself.

Understanding Toxic Shock Syndrome

TSS is a rare, potentially serious condition triggered by specific bacterial infections. These infections are primarily caused by strains of bacteria such as Staphylococcus aureus and Group A Streptococcus. These culprits release toxins that, if left unchecked, can lead to TSS.
While tampons, menstrual cups, and pads can sometimes play a role in TSS cases, it’s important to note that menstruation isn’t the sole factor. TSS can also arise after surgery or through wounds and burns, offering a reminder that vigilance is key for everyone, regardless of gender or age.

How To Reducing Your TSS Risk

Now, let’s discuss proactive steps you can take to minimize your risk:
Regularly Change Your Tampon
Change your tampons every four hours to ensure freshness and cleanliness.
Opt for Lower Absorbency
High-absorbency tampons may increase risk. Choose options that match your flow.
Wash Your Hands
Prioritize handwashing before and after tampon insertion to prevent bacterial transfer.
Gentle Handling
Treat tampons delicately, only opening them when you’re ready for use.
Avoid Applicators
Opt for tampons without applicators to minimize potential abrasion.
Consider Overnight Alternatives
Use pads overnight, especially when your flow is lighter.

How ECO BOOM Can Help

While we can’t make direct claims about eliminating TSS risk, we can highlight how clean, safe, and natural products like ECO BOOM bamboo sanitary pads may offer a lower risk option.

Antimicrobial Properties: Bamboo quinone is naturally antibacterial, which can effectively prevent growth of bacteria and reduce risk of infection and allergies.
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Non-Toxic: We steer clear of bleach, chlorine, and other chemicals, prioritizing your health and well-being.
We believe that there shouldn’t be a compromise between our health and the environment. Choose ECO BOOM, for your body and our planet.

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