Tampons

Toxic Shock Syndrome and Tampons: Be Careful!

Toxic Shock Syndrome is nothing new, and despite efforts to prevent it, it continues taking lives in many places around the world. It’s a serious disease caused by toxins that the bacteria Staphylococcus aureus produces. Its its proliferation is linked to feminine hygiene…

The Menstrual Cup – An Alternative to Tampons

Menstrual cups are an environmentally-friendly and healthy alternative to tampons and sanitary napkins. They don’t contain toxic ingredients and can help prevent infections. These days, more and more frequently we hear about the negative health effects of tampon use, due…