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Poison ivy is a plant that causes an allergic reaction in the form of a red, itchy rash when touched by skin. It is found throughout most of the United States except for in the Sou...

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Toxicodendron radicans


Toxicodendron radicans, commonly known as poison ivy (older synonyms are Rhus toxicodendron and Rhus radicans), is a poisonous North American and ...

The Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, Poison Sumac Site | The site for ...


Poison Ivy photos, photo quiz, FAQ, Stories, and a poster to purchase.

Some other things people think they know about poison ivy should likely be questioned, though, as they are mostly myths, and might result in kids being inappropriately treated or exposed to poison ivy. Urushiol can bind and penetrate the skin very quickly, which is why... More »
By Vincent Iannelli, M.D., About.com Guide

Poison ivy, oak, and sumac - American Academy of Dermatology


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 ...

Poison Ivy: Learn About Rash Treatment and See Pictures


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 ...

Poison Ivy, Oak, and Sumac Information Center - (www.poisonivy.us)


Poison Ivy, Oak, and Sumac Information Center. Discussion Boards, FAQ, Treatments and Cures.

Poison Ivy, Oak, & Sumac: Allergic Reactions and Prevention


Most Americans will have an allergic reaction to poison ivy, oak, and sumac. WebMD explains the cause, how to treat a reaction, how to recognize the plant, and ...

Outsmarting Poison Ivy and Other Poisonous Plants


Poison ivy and other poisonous plants are a hazard all year round. Here are tips for preventing and treating the itchy rash and blisters.

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Q: How to Identify Poison Ivy.
A: Poison ivy is a vine-like plant that grows throughout North America, and can be distinguished by its clusters of three almond-shaped leaves. Poison ivy leaves p... Read More »
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Q: How to Identify Poison Ivy
A: Watch for new seedlings. Poison ivy comes up where birds roost. So watch that area. If you see new growth, even a small shoot, it could be poison ivy. Look at t... Read More »
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Q: How to Avoid Poison Ivy.
A: Keep getting Poison Ivy on you? Here is how to avoid that! Steps. Before you go somewhere, check the wildlife information. If the place you're going to has a hi... Read More »
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Q: How to Be Like Poison Ivy.
A: DC Comic's Poison Ivy is known for her love of all plants, seduction and close connection with plant life. Her red hair and green skin makes her appearance stan... Read More »
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Q: What are the features of poison ivy?
A: It has three leaves, kind of pointy ends on the leaves. Read More »
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