Runners are notorious for hitting the trails mid-summer and occasionally go ‘off-roading’ into uncharted territory. While playing the part of your favorite 15th century Spanish explorer may be fun; rummaging through overgrown paths significantly increases your chances of being exposed to poisonous greenery such as poison oak, poison ivy, and sumac. The result is a nasty rash that can last for days and spread like a summer wildfire.
If you have yet to find the love of your life, this is not a risk you can afford taking!
A few weeks ago I was hiking with my in-laws in beautiful Marin county—my mother-in-law’s old stomping grounds. She was determined to show us kids the trail she used to hike as a kid. We started up the hill on no clear path, Continue reading “Apply Tecnu After Exposure to Poisonous Plants”