|Sizes||Giantmicrobes are based on actual microbes, cells, organisms and other critters, only 1,000,000 times actual size!
Gigantic (GG) 40-60cm
XL (XL) 25-38cm
Original (PD) 12-20cm
Minis (MM) 5-10cm each
Keychain (KC) 5-10cm with clip
|Materials||Plush from all new materials. Stuffed with polyester fiber fill. Surface washable: sponge with water & soap, air dry.|
|Empaque||Each plush microbe includes a printed card with fun, educational and fascinating facts about the actual microbe or cell.|
|Safety||Every product meets or exceeds U.S. and European standards for safety. For ages 3 and up.|
All about Úlcera (Helicobacter pylori)
|Cure||Antibiotics to kill the bacteria and antacids to help the stomach lining heal.|
|History||First discovered in 1982 by two Australian researchers named Robin Warren and Barry Marshall. They won the Nobel Prize for Medicine in 2005!|
|Fascinating Facts||About 70% of people living in developing countries are infected with H. pylori and the majority of them don’t experience any symptoms.
Famous people who had it:
Former First Lady Barbara Bush was hospitalized for a perforated ulcer that was one centimeter big! That’s like a hole in your stomach big enough to fit a pencil!