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  1. This $8 Cream Soothes My Itchy Winter SkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 4 | New York Magazine

    ... my back, and my neck that feel the itchiest (or, more accurately, like they're crawling with ants on top of a poison ivy rash). The feeling gets worse at night: It's normal for me to wake up to find my bed sheets stained with drops of blood and ...

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  2. Ten best home remedies for poison ivyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Medical News Today

    Exposure to poison ivy is problematic for many people, causing a condition known as contact dermatitis that is characterized by a rash and itching sensation. Poison ivy dermatitis occurs as a result of contact with urushiol, an oil that is found in all parts of the poison ivy plant.

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  3. Fiddleheads, Lamb's Quarters, Nettles and Nuts: Wild Edible, Medicinal and Poisonous PlantsRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2017 | The Deerfield Valley News

    Which of our delicious wild fruits has poisonous seeds? What native plants exude sap that can cure warts, or treat poison ivy? Which has more vitamin C - a glass of orange juice or a glass of pine needle tea? What is our botanical source of wild aspirin? On this walk we'll share Colonial and Native American folklore and information to learn about ... (more)

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  4. Jewelweed good for those rash momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    ... people. Like me. In fact, the rash I get from Virginia creeper is much worse than the terrible ones I get from poison ivy. Unfortunately, because fewer people are allergic to it than other toxic plants, there is very little information regarding its ...

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  5. What's Going Around: Viral Enterovirus & poison ivy rashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | WKOW-TV

    ... practitioner Cate Shookman is with UPH-Meriter's DeForest-Windsor clinic. She's seeing a lot of rashes because of poison ivy, poison sumac and other plants. She says to treat with a topical cream like hydrocortisone, a cool compress or Benadryl. ...

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  6. Fiddleheads, Lamb's Quarters, Nettles and Nuts: Wild Edible, Medicinal and Poisonous PlantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | The Deerfield Valley News

    Which of our delicious wild fruits has poisonous seeds? What native plants exude sap that can cure warts, or treat poison ivy? Which has more vitamin C - a glass of orange juice or a glass of pine needle tea? What is our botanical source of wild aspirin? On this walk we'll share Colonial and Native American folklore and information to learn about ... (more)

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  7. What's Going Around - Week of August 6, 2017 newRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2017 | 13WHAM

    Dr. Matthew Capuano from UR Medicine Urgent Care in Penfield is treating cases of poison ivy rash. That's right - poison ivy.

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  8. Chiggers galoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... relieve the itching, apply ointments containing benzocaine, hydrocortisone, Benadryl or those used for relieving poison ivy itch. Applying nail polish, bleach, turpentine or alcohol to the bites to suffocate the chiggers doesn't work because the ...

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  9. How to Identify & Treat Poison IvyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | She Knows

    Monica Beyer is a mom of four and has been writing professionally since 2000, when her first book, Baby Talk , was published. Her main area of interest is attachment parenting and all that goes with it, including breastfeeding, co-sleepin... Poison ivy seems to be a pointless plant, laying around in wait of unsuspecting people who only want to spend time in the great outdoors while it plots the demise of your clear skin and comfort.

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  10. W.Va. Poison Control busts common mythsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    Although many Eastern Panhandle residents are enjoying the warm weather and summer fun, the West Virginia Poison Control Center issued a statement warning people against common summer poisonings such as poison ivy, snakes bites and sunburns. In the statement, the poison center said snake bite treatment myths are common, but could frequently be harmful.

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  11. Three leaf terrorist: Poison ivyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | LaGrange Daily News

    Poison ivy, according to the American Medical Association, causes more cases of contact dermatitis than all other plants, household and industrial chemicals combined.

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  12. What's Going Around: Poison ivy complicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | WTVG-TV Toledo

    It can turn a nice walk in the park into an itchy and painful nightmare. Poison Ivy is going around area doctors offices this week.

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  13. Ten best home remedies for poison ivyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Medical News Today

    Exposure to poison ivy is problematic for many people, causing a condition known as contact dermatitis that is characterized by a rash and itching sensation. Poison ivy dermatitis occurs as a result of contact with urushiol, an oil that is found in all parts of the poison ivy plant.

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  14. Ask a Doc: How to stay healthy and safe this summerRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2017 | The Arizona Republic

    ... have severe reactions requiring medical intervention, but the pain can be quite intense. If you have a rash from poison ivy, first wash the area thoroughly with soap (you can use either regular soap or poison ivy-specific soap, such as Tecnu) and ...

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  15. Outsmarting Poison Ivy and Other Poisonous PlantsRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2017 | US Food and Drug Administration

    First comes the itching, then a red rash, and then blisters. These symptoms of poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac can emerge any time from a few hours to several days after exposure to the plant oil found in the sap of these poisonous plants.

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  16. 5 Essential oils to stop spring allergiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | NewsTarget.com

    ... The essential oil helps sooth the body's nervous system. Frankincense has been historically used in treating poison ivy exposure. Frankincense is known to reduce inflammation. Combining frankincense with rosalina, another essential oil, may offer a ...

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  17. Introducing . . . Sipping on sweetfern in springRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... all along the Northeast, it is well known to the Mi'kmaq, who used it medicinally as an anti-itch treatment for poison ivy and in religious ceremonies as incense. In early spring, catkins appear on male plants. The male flowers are elongated, ...

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  18. How to treat poison ivy rash in childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The oil in poison ivy plants causes an allergic reaction in 75 percent of people who come in contact with it. Most just get a mild rash that can be treated at home, but some children get a severe rash requiring medical treatment.

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  19. The One and Only Poison Ivy Horticulturist by Allen BushRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | Garden Rant

    ... of praying mantises who are taking over the world." I doubt The Coasters could have imagined a comic strip with poison ivy as its centerpiece when they wrote their hit song Poison Ivy in 1959. The Coasters knew something was giving them an itch, but ...

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