Author - Emily Rubenstein
Summer is around the corner and our children are finally able to get outside after a brutal winter. However, they may now be exposed to many different plants that can cause rashes that itch and burn.
One of the most common plants that children are exposed to is Toxicodendron radicans, commonly known as poison ivy. We have all heard the saying “leaves of three, let it be!” Poison ivy is a woody vine with leaves in groups of three (with the center leaf being the longest). The plant...Posted on May 22, 2014 at 8:00 AM