Poison ivy is prevalent across the East Coast; if you can’t identify it, you’re destined for the itch of your life. If you and your family plan to be outside this summer, even in your back yard, make sure that everyone can identify this three-leaf culprit as well as the vines that nurture it. The following video tells you what you need to know to avoid this perennial problem, and also includes natural remedies should you “catch” the itch.

Do you have any homemade remedies that have helped with poison ivy? If so, share them in the comments section below.

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