Do you suffer the itchiness and rash that come with coming in contact with poison ivy? Unless you are one of the lucky ones, you probably do.

Wouldn’t it be nice to never have a serious case of poison ivy again? Dr. Jim Brauker, a retired scientist who studied skin inflammation for 25 years, has the information you need to avoid the itch. See his solution in this video.

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Jason Houser is an avid traditional bowhunter from Central Illinois who killed his first deer when he was nine years old. A full-time freelance writer since 2008, he has written for numerous national hunting magazines. Jason has hunted big game in 12 states with his bow, but his love will always be white-tailed deer and turkeys. He considers himself lucky to have a job he loves and a family who shares his passion for the outdoors. Jason writes full time and is on the pro staff of two archery companies; in his free time, he fishes and traps as much as possible.


  1. Hi Jason,
    What if you already have poison ivy rashes here and there on your body but want to certain all the oils are gone so it stops spreading? Do you still need to rub those areas vigorously as well? I don’t want to make them worse! Thank you!