Can Tampons and Feminine Hygeine products cause Infertility

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Tampons. They are a part of every woman’s life during their childbearing years. Women get so used to using tampons and pads that they are almost an afterthought, something that is needed each month, and not much more is thought about them.

However, many women are wondering if their feminine care products can affect their fertility. Some women believe that tampons can actually lead to endometriosis, which is when uterine tissue grows in a place that it is not supposed to grow.

Some women also believe that the chemicals used in the manufacture of traditional tampons can be damaging to fertility as well. Dioxin is one such chemical. It is a by-product of industrial processing using chlorine, and it is present not only in feminine hygeine products, but also in many paper products as well.

tampons-could-potentially-affect-your-future-fertilityDioxin is a “known human carcinogen” as classified by the EPA. This is why many women who are concerned about how tampons affect fertility will not use these products and instead opt for natural feminine care products.

If you are concerned about how your use of tampons could potentially affect your future fertility, make sure to talk with your doctor and see if he or she has any recommendations for you about what you should or should not do.

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