Poison Ivy and Poison Oak: Identification, Eradication, and Home Treatment

Poison ivy and poison oak both cause nasty, itchy rashes in most people who touch them. Here are some tips on identifying and eradicating the plants and treating the rash.

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Learn to recognize the plants by their alternate leaves with three leaflets per frond and you won't mistake the inoffensive five-leaved Virginia creeper vine for its dangerous neighbors
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