General Public Resources

The main activities of the TSSIS include:

  • Personalised responses to individual UK enquiries, from the Medical Advisory Panel if appropriate
  • Distribution of information to the general public and third party informers through groups such as the National Union of Students
  • Presentations to the general public, for example the Women's Health and Screening Delegation
  • Training of third party groups such as the members of St John's Ambulance.

Pre- recorded Advice

A recording which summarises the facts about toxic shock syndrome: click here to listen to the recording

Toxic Shock Syndrome – Know the Facts Consumer Leaflet and Poster

DECORATION. Written in conjunction with members of the TSSIS Medical Advisory Panel, this leaflet helps to answer common questions about this illness, whilst offering reassuring advice.

Available in the UK only, free of charge, by sending email or download


Individual Enquires

The TSSIS will answer specific questions about Toxic Shock Syndrome on an individual basis within the UK. Enquiries should be emailed to the TSSIS email

The TSSIS is only able to respond to individual e-mail enquiries within the UK.