Conjunctivitis

Illness and Health Conditions

Conjunctivitis is an eye condition caused by infection or allergies. It usually gets better in a couple of weeks without treatment.

Check if you have conjunctivitis which is also known as red or pink eye.

It usually affects both eyes and makes them:

  • Bloodshot
  • Burn or feel gritty
  • Produce pus that sticks to lashes
  • Itch
  • Water

Photographs of conjuntivitis, can be seen on the NHS website in the useful links section.    

Useful links:

Conjunctivitis - NHS

Illness and Health Conditions