Home » Insync
    Filmi Bollywood
    • Thugs Of Hindostan Gets BOMBED At Box Office! Shahrukh Khan SLAMS People For Being So Harsh To Aamir
    • Deepika Padukone & Ranveer Singh Wedding: The Couple Spotted Donning White & Red!
    • Bharat First Look: Salman Khan & Katrina Kaif Are Standing At Wagah Border & Making Us Curious!
    • Smriti Irani Trolls Deepika Padukone & Ranveer Singh For Not Sharing Their Wedding Pictures!
    • Ranveer-Deepika Wedding: These Dishes Were Served For Lunch At Their Konkani-Brahmin Wedding
    • Deepika Weds Ranveer: Inside Details About Their Four Hour Long Konkani-Brahmin Wedding!
    • Pihu Movie Review: Good Things Come In Small Packages & Myra Vishwakarma Is A Proof To That!
    • Deepika Padukone's Sister Anisha Padukone Can't Resist; Shares A Wedding Update On Instagram
    • The Princess Is Yours! Celebs Wish Ranveer Singh & Deepika Padukone A Happy Married Life
    • Thugs Of Hindostan Box Office: Shows Get Cancelled, It's Game Over For Aamir Khan!
    • BREAKING! Deepika Padukone & Ranveer Singh Are MARRIED Now; Pictures From Lake Como Get Leaked
    • Deepika Padukone & Ranveer Singh: The Konkani Style Wedding Has Just Begun
    • Deepika Padukone & Ranveer Singh Will Share Their Wedding Pictures On THIS Condition!
    • Ranveer-Deepika Wedding: A Crew Member Reveals How A Passionate Kiss Started Their Love Story!
She Wore Tampon For More Than 8 Hours And Lost Both Her Legs!
Boldsky | 2nd Nov, 2018 06:03 PM
  • She Had Made Headlines In The Year 2012

    Lauren Wasser shared her story with the world in 2012. She revealed that she suffered from a case of tampon-related toxic shock syndrome (TSS) that left her initially without her right leg and left toes and after a period she lost her other foot too.

    Most Read: Her Disorder Did Not Stop Her From Becoming Famous!

  • How She Got Affected

    Apparently, Lauren had contracted gangrene when she had forgotten to remove the tampon she had worn the entire day as she was tired and slept with it. The next day she was placed in a medically-induced coma. The doctors revealed to her that her condition was worse as she would need to choose between losing her leg or losing her life. The choice was hers.

  • Her First Foot Was Removed

    When Lauren woke up in the hospital bed, she was 80 pounds heavier than her actual weight as the infection had spread across in her body and it was trying to flush out the excess toxins accumulated in her body. She had to get one of her feet removed, and she tried her level best to save the other.

    Most Read: Model With Bushy Eyebrows Is Defying Beauty Standards

  • She Knew Her Second Foot Would Get Amputated Too

    Lauren shared an emotional post on Instagram where she revealed that in the next few months of her first surgery where her right leg was amputated that her pain was inevitably more when she learnt that she would have to get her left leg amputated as well. Apparently, her left foot had an open ulcer, no heel, and no toes left, and due to this, she was in immense pain. She ended the note saying that there is nothing that she can do to save her leg.

    Most Read: Transformation Of A Boy Who Smoked 40 Cigarettes Every Day!

  • Now She Is Campaigning To Pass A Bill

    Soon after getting both her feet amputated, she has become more carefree and models for various agencies and companies. Currently, she is even campaigning the US government to pass a bill called the Robin Danielson Act. This is to make people more aware of her condition and this bill was named after a woman who lost her life to TSS in 1998.

We think that there would be no looking back on things once we become successful. But what happens when your perfect life comes crashing down after you have an unexpected accident?

This is one of the rarest cases where a model lost both her feet after she was diagnosed with TSS - toxic shock syndrome that cost her both her feet.

Check out this bizarre case where the model had to lose her battle to save at least one of the legs in this condition.

Health and Life
  • Guarana: Benefits Of The Exotic Seeds Of Energy
  • Health Benefits Of Pineberries
  • Malnutrition In Children And Adults: Causes, Effects And Prevention
    • How Can You Live A Long And Healthy Life With Diabetes?
    • Everything You Need To Know About Scoliosis
    • Your Chapped Or Flaky Lips Could Indicate More Than Just Superficial Damage!
      • Global Handwashing Day: Why Hand Hygiene Is Important For Food Safety?
      • 10 Essential Oils For Relieving Gout Pain
      • Tuberous Sclerosis: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis And Treatment
        • Things To Know About Inherited Large Intestine And Rectal Cancer
        • What Is Matcha Tea And What Are Its Benefits?
        • Is Fluorescent Light Bad For You? Here's What You Should Know
          • Thyromegaly: Everything You Need To Know
          • Get Rid Of These Cancer-causing Things From Your Room!
          • World Arthritis Day 2018: Dos And Don'ts For Handling Knee Pain
            • What Are The Best Exercises For Obese People?
            • Do You Know The Benefits Of Eating In Metal Utensils?
            • Don't Like Drinking Water? Here Are Other Ways To Stay Hydrated
              • How To Help Someone With Anosognosia?
              • World Sight Day 2018: 7 Best Juices To Protect Your Eyes
              • Can Eczema Be Mistaken For Ringworm?