On this feel good day we will answer a listener’s question about what to do if exposed to poison ivy. Dr Phil shares some natural solutions for stopping the agonizing itch.
Key Takeaways from This Podcast:
[1:23] A listener got too close to a patch of poison ivy and is wondering how to get relief from itching.
[2:25] What happens when your skin comes in contact with poison ivy?
[3:23] In the past people often used Calamine lotion, Benadryl, or steroids to relieve the itch.
[4:38] Dr. Phil recommends using Rhus Tox as a natural alternative to stop the itch caused by contact with poison ivy.
[6:32] Tips for reducing the severity of reactions to poison oak or poison ivy.
[9:56] This episode’s Feeling Good Superhero is someone Dr. Phil has known for many years, Teresa. Teresa used to work for Dr. Phil. She came to work with a big rash and she immediately started taking the rhus tox and it worked really well for her. The rhus tox will dramatically reduce the healing time.
[11:55] The greatest joys in life come not from you being lifted by others, but rather by others being lifted by you.
[12:09] Dr. Phil thanks you for helping to spread the message of natural health and wellness by sharing the Feeling Good Podcast with your friends and family, and encouraging them to subscribe also. He wants to encourage you to go to iTunes and give the show a review there. For a limited time, if you will go and do that review, he will send you his new book, How to Live Until You Die: The 7 Keys to Living Happy Healthy and Whole, for free.
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Dr. Laura Washington
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