Tag: "tampons" at medical news
Use of tampons and sexual activity protect women against endometriosis
New Haven, Conn. Using tampons
and engaging in sexual activity appears to protect...en with endometriosis were less likely to use only tampons
during menstruation (11.6 percent) as compared to women without the disease (20.9 percent). About th...
Let's talk about sex -- And pain
...ogical exams, using tampons
and so on but the issue of sex itself is hard to ignore. So what can these women do to find relief? "We typically recommend a combination of cognitive behavioral pain management and physi...
Dispute over toxic shock syndrome
... of the estimated 50 million women in the US using tampons
get ill? Almost certainly because only a few are g...rk University who first uncovered the link between tampons
and toxic shock syndrome, disputes the team's claims. "The reason most patients do not develop antib...
Female condoms overlooked in fight against spread of HIV/AIDS
...r positive changes to show up with such devices as tampons
and male condoms. "We should look at the number of potential infections averted." ...