Dr. Burt Dubow clarifies how long pink eye is contagious and when it's safe to
send your child back to school or day care.
Pink eye (conjunctivitis) generally remains contagious as long as your child is
experiencing tearing and matted eyes. Signs and symptoms of pink eye usually ...
You may think you're too old to get the eye infection conjunctivitis (pronounced:
kun-junk-tih-VY-tus), commonly known as pinkeye. It's usually associated with ...
Apr 25, 2016 ... Boy with eye infection Pink, itchy eyes? Pink eye – or conjunctivitis – is common
and spreads easily. It sometimes needs medical treatment, ...
Pink eye, or conjunctivitis to give it its medical name, is highly contagious and
can spread from one eye to the other, and all around the family if common sense
It can either be bacterial or viral conjunctivitis depending on the causative factor.
When pink eye is caused by irritation or allergens, it is not contagious. Pink eye ...
The best physician to ask when it comes to questions about whether or not you
kid is contagious is your pediatrician. Pink eye is a common term used to ...
Oct 13, 2015 ... Bacterial conjunctivitis is a highly contagious form of pink eye caused by bacterial
infections. This type of conjunctivitis usually causes a red eye ...
Feb 11, 2014 ... NBC anchor Bob Costas will take a night off from hosting the networks' Olympics
broadcast because of an eye infection. Why is pink eye so ...
Aug 6, 2013 ... Pink eye is generally not serious and should improve with treatment or time. ... It
can be contagious as long as the eyes are red. Allergic ...