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11 Memories of Not-So-Modern Medicine

Medicines and medical practices have come a long way. Here are some items that have vanished from medicine cabinets in the last few decades. 1. Mercurochrome Most folks over the age of 30 have never heard of this topical antiseptic. But many of us Boomers begged mom to daub our cuts and scrapes with the relatively painless [...]

Halloween Mini Microbe Box

Halloween Mini Microbe Box – $24.95 Forget ghouls and goblins! Nothing screams happy Halloween like a Jack o’ Lantern shaped box filled with scary microbes from the NeatoShop. ┬áThe Halloween Mini Microbe Box contains 5 fabulously costumed mini microbe plush toys: Anthrax in a witch’s hat Flesh eating disease in vampire fangs Amoeba in a black mask Black death is [...]