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Can one BECOME immune to poison ivy?

Subject: Can one BECOME immune to poison ivy?
Author: Brian
Date: 8/2/2009 8:55 pm
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Status: Approved
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I used to get poison ivy quite bad as a kid. I'm pushing 30 now, and I don't seem to get it anymore. There have been a number of times this summer that I have basically marched right through a patch of poison ivy while wearing flip-flops, I didn't wash myself off for hours afterward, and I didn't react to it at all.
Can the body build up an immunity or otherwise overcome a tendency to react to poison ivy?

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Can one BECOME immune to poiso (Approved)Brian8/2/2009 8:55 pm
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