About one-third of young American women douche routinely—for example, after menstruation. Many douching products contain fragrances, and manufacturers claim these will help women feel clean and "fresh." Any truth to the claims?
The rash caused by poison ivy, oak and sumac is an immune reaction to an oil called urushiol that occurs in their sap. Here are 11 things to keep in mind before you head out into the woods or your garden.