About Poison Oak, Ivy and Sumac
The pithy advice "Leaves of three, let it be" has long been around as a warning against touching those poisonous plants that can leave a person itching like mad. Poison oak, ivy and sumac are the three most common and likely culprits when it comes to...
Many people get a rash from poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac. This
rash is caused by an oil found in the plants. This oil is called urushiol ...
Images: Pictures of poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac and descriptions to
help correctly identify them.
Poison Ivy, Oak, and Sumac Information Center. Discussion Boards, FAQ,
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The questions of if pets can get poison ivy
or if they can spread poison ivy
(and related plants) to their human family are common. Readers Respond: My Pet's Encounter With Poison Ivy
A common question on this site is if pets can "get" poison ivy
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Jun 12, 2015 ... Contact with poison ivy, oak, or sumac can cause an itchy rash that oozes and
crusts over. Read about treatment, home remedies, and learn ...
Mar 12, 2014 ... What are poison ivy, oak, and sumac?Poison ivy, oak, and sumac are plants that
can cause a red, itchy rash called allergic contact dermatitis.
Poison ivy, oak, and sumac are found throughout the continental United States. In
general, poison ivy grows east of the Rocky Mountains, poison oak west of the ...
Apr 20, 2015 ... Poison ivy, oak, and sumac contain a substance called urushiol, which causes a
rash on people who come in contact with the plants. Find out ...
If you spend time outdoors, chances are you have been bothered by poison ivy,
poison oak or poison sumac at some point. Most people are sensitive to the ...