Poison Ivy

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Planning to spend much time outside this summer? Then, beware of more toxic poison ivy lurking in the woods, along roadsides and backyards.  Director of Dermatology, Daniel Aires, MD says he’s seeing more cases of extreme poison ivy even affecting people never before allergic. Dr. Aires offers important Do’s and Don’ts for avoiding and surviving this stronger version of ivy.