Poison Ivy

You’ve probably heard the saying; “trees of 3, let it be,” which revolves around poison ivy plants. It’s something you should always remember when messing around in the woods or hiking throughout any area. However, there are several plants with three-leaf patterns, so the saying doesn’t necessarily mean it’s a poison ivy plant. The information here today will help you decipher the difference; tell you how long it lasts..More about Poison Ivy here



Poison Oak

Whenever you’re enjoying the great outdoors, there always seems to be poisonous plants lurking to your left and right. Most people that end up with poison usually lack the knowledge of what it is, what it looks like, and how to prevent it from becoming a rash. So, you can find everything you want to know about poison oak in the information below. Read More about Poison Oak here



Poison Sumac

Over the years, we’ve come across a lot of individuals suffering from poison sumac. Unfortunately, none of them knew what it was or how they got it. Most people believe they are dealing with poison oak or poison ivy, but sumac is a little different. It’s important to understand the differences, so you can come up with the right solution. Today we’re going to discuss what poison sumac looks like, how long it lasts, and a… Read More about Poison Sumac here


 Every year between 10 and 50 thousand people develop a mild or severe rash after coming in contact with Poison Oak, Ivy, or Sumac.

 More money is given to firefighters in workers compensation because of rashes developed from poisonous plants than any other job injury.


 Poison Oak, Ivy, and Sumac are the most common allergies in the United States, affecting nearly 90% of the population.


  • Identifying and Removing Poison Ivy, Sumac, and Oak

    Identifying and Removing Poison Ivy, Sumac, and Oak

    In a perfect world, these plants would grow with a sign attached to them that says exactly what they are so that you can quickly identify them and stay clear of them. But, unfortunately we are not living in a perfect world, and therefore you need to know what to look for when you are trying to find out if something is one of these plants.

  • Taking Action Quickly Against Poison Ivy

    Taking Action Quickly Against Poison Ivy

    Many doctors will be able to tell you that the sooner you cleanse the area that you think has been exposed, the more likely it will be that you will be able to get rid of the urushiol before it penetrates the skin. Even if 10 minutes or so has

  • Quick Guide To Poison Ivy

    Quick Guide To Poison Ivy

    Much like one of the famous Batman villains, poison ivy is one of those things that nobody wants to have to deal with. It is a troublesome plant that can cause a great amount of frustration to those that have run-ins with it. This kind of frustration can be brought

  • How Long Does Poison Ivy Last

    How Long Does Poison Ivy Last

    Poison ivy, sumac, and oak are among the most common reasons for dermatitis through allergic contact in North America. Many of the experts on this type of chemical that we know today have agreed that just about 75% of the people in the world are going to be sensitive to

  • Poison Ivy Home Remedies

    Poison Ivy Home Remedies

    There are a lot of people that are surprised when they have to deal with poison ivy. They think that it will never happen to them, and then because of a situation that is out of their control, it does indeed happen to them. There are so many situations that