What is Toxic Shock Syndrome, and What Are The Alternative Period Products?

If you use tampons, it’s vital that you know about Toxic Shock Syndrome and how it occurs. Although it’s thankfully a rare condition experienced by around 40 people a year, Toxic Shock Syndrome is dangerous and can be fatal. As it’s often linked to tampon use, those of us who menstruate need to be aware of the symptoms of the condition so we can act fast should we spot them. So let’s take a look at Toxic Shock Syndrome, the symptoms, and what alternative period products we can choose.