Category: Eye Health

  • Pink eye versus Stye: what you need to know

    By MedDigester Doctors on July 22, 2023 Causes | Symptoms | How to treat | How to prevent | When to See a GP Pink Eye Conjunctivitis is an eye condition that many people may experience at some point in their lives. It is also known as “pink eye” because it can cause the white […]

  • Can you get pink eye from a fart or poop? It Depends

    By MedDigester Doctors on July 22, 2023 Causes of pink eye? | Serious causes | Prevention | Home treatment | About farts What actually causes you pink eye? Viral conjunctivitis is highly contagious. Most viruses that cause conjunctivitis spread through hand-to-eye contact by hands or objects that are contaminated with the infectious virus. Having contact […]

  • Eye infections: 5 serious causes and 4 usual causes of your red eye

    By MedDigester Doctors on July 22, 2023 Corneal ulcer | Scleritis | Orbital Cellulitis | Endophthalmitis | Anterior uveitis | Conjunctivitis | Blepharitis | Dacryocystitis | Stye Five serious causes of red eye 1-Corneal ulcer and contact lens-related red eye A corneal ulcer is a condition that affects the clear front part of your eye, […]

  • What is commonly misdiagnosed as pink eye

    By MedDigester Doctors on July 22, 2023 Acute angle closure glaucoma | Anterior uveitis | Corneal ulcer | Corneal foreign body | Scleritis | Endophthalmitis | Conjunctivitis | Subconjunctival hemorrhage | Dry eye | Blepharitis | Trichiasis Pink eye, also known as conjunctivitis, is a common eye condition that causes redness and inflammation of the […]