The cure for the hiker's curse

Gorney, Cynthia
July 1998
Health (Time Inc. Health);Jul/Aug98, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p54
Opinion. Discusses the author's experiences after coming into physical contact with poison oak. Description of the poison oak plant; Methods used to control the itching; Listing of different medications which can be used; Treatment advice for poison oak attack; Prevention measures to avoid being affected. INSET: Say good-bye to itchy and scratchy.


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