Is poison ivy contagious or not?

Answer Sort of....if herpes or aids but remember poison ivy is not a virus....just some scum that hurts and makes you itch. Not like some lethal virus a man might aquire from a womans filthy... Read More »

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The Description, Prevention and Treatment of Contagious Poison Oak?

Contact with poison oak results in an itchy, red rash. About 85 percent of people are allergic to poison oak according to the American Academy of Dermatology, but not everyone will break out in a r... Read More »

If a person dies of a contagious disease is corpse contagious?

Bud, the answer is sometimes yes. It depends both on the nature of of the contagious bug and the amount of time and how much drying has occurred. All contagious organisms begin to die when the in... Read More »

How to Prevent Getting Poison Ivy or Poison Oak?

Poison Ivy.Dermatologists estimate that about 15% of the population has no allergic reaction to urushiol, the toxic oil or resin found in poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac. For the rest of u... Read More »

How to Treat Poison Ivy and Poison Oak?

Leaves of three, leave them be.If you ever get into poison ivy, poison oak, or poison sumac, you'll do anything to get rid of the itching. All three plants contain an oily sap called urushiol that ... Read More »