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By the way, doctor: I received an e-mail from a friend about the dangers of using tampons because of the asbestos, dioxin, and rayon in them. Occasionally I get such warnings passed on to me through the Internet and have no way to quickly verify them. Is there truth to this one?

By the way, doctor: I received an e-mail from a friend about the dangers of using tampons because of the asbestos, dioxin, and rayon in them. Occasionally I get such warnings passed on to me through the Internet and have no way to quickly verify them. Is there truth to this one? Harv Womens Health Watch. 2000 Jul; 7(11):8.

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