how can you tell the difference between poison ivy and shingles?

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Answered: What is the latency period for poison ivy rash to develop? How long after

It depends on the sensitivity of the exposed. ex. some won't get it at all. Some will almost immediately feel the itch - see the redness and the rash is quick to follow. I have experienced this within hours or if not overnight. Hope you get better answers than this. Time to get out the calamine ...

Answered: A Poison Ivy Quiz

Don't forget the leaves are also shiny. Poison ivy plants ARE NOT harmless in the winter. The oils are still in the stems and precaution still needs to be taken while removal of the plant is underway. Ivy 'poison' can be transferred to your skin from your clothing, tools, pets and the wind. There ...

Answered: Poison Ivy Question

YES, even if the poison ivy leaves are dead, there is still oils on them and in the stem and this is where the problem comes from.

Answered: Does tanning help dry up a poison ivy rash?

I might also add that in addition to the several minute ocean dip, lying about in the sun while allowing the salty minerals to be absorbed into the rash also speeds the process. This highly effective cure is really nature's way of counteracting the body's response to urishol.

Answered: 2001 cost of shingles

I think that they are up about $5.00/bundle.

Answered: How long does steroids for poison ivy stay in your system

only a few days my husband get poison Ivory every year and has taken stiroids for the rash and iching it's usually a 4 to 5 day period. Good luck
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Shingles querey

Yes, they just told my mother (who just got shingles) that she could experience flare ups for the rest of her life. They didn't say anything to her about Valtrex though. I'll have to tell her to ask her doctor about it. She's really in a lot of pain.

Help me, i've got poison ivy!

To get rid of the plants them selves either poison ivy or sumac the best thing to use is called " Round Up". You can purchase it at places such as Home Depot or Lowes. I would shop around for the best price in you area and the best value is normally in a gallon. Keep in mind this will kill ...

What IS shingles really, or, Help?

There are two conditions called shingles: 1, The use of an inferior roofing material when concrete tile was available. 2, Herpes Zoster flareups. If you had chicken pox as a child, the virus is already in you and can flare up without warning. It is very painful but there are treatments. Your ...

How do you tell the difference detween a male and female hawk

The term hawk refers broadly to the members of the Falconiformes order of diurnal birds of prey. In North America, this order includes 35 regularly occurring species of eagles, falcons, hawks, vultures, kites and harriers and 12 vagrant species that irregularly occur on the continent. Difference in ...