If you’ve ever had a poison ivy rash, chances are you remember it. For 85 percent of us, a brush with oil from poison ivy, oak or sumac makes our skin downright angry. Here’s how to avoid and treat your poison plant rash.
Bugs, plants, heat and even water can cause a rash. Here’s how to recognize and treat some of these common warm-weather skin ailments.
“Leaves of three, let it be.” Maybe you recognize this easy phrase to keep away from poison ivy. Smaller kids may need to be taught this too, and given some other pointers, to keep them rash-free. Read the full story A Poison Ivy Primer for Parents