GiantMicrobes, Inc. produces a line of plush toys that replicate the actual shape of many well-known (and unpopular) virii and bacterea. What better way to send an ailing friend “get well” wishes than a huggable version of their tormentor? I may sound bitter and sarcastic, but its only because I didn’t think of it first.

The Flu

This guy may not look too tough, but don’t let his cute looks fool you! Once he and his friends show up you’re in for a pretty lousy time. Learn about his weaknesses so you can avoid unwanted encounters.


Since its discovery in 1976, Ebola has become the T. Rex of microbes. Share the love!

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