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Conjunctivitis is an eye infection that may cause redness and discharge from the eye, sometimes with pain or itching. It can be caused by bacteria or viruses.
The first locally transmitted cases of Zika have been confirmed in Europe

The first locally transmitted cases of Zika have been confirmed in Europe

AAO highlights dangers of wearing illegal costume contact lenses

AAO highlights dangers of wearing illegal costume contact lenses

WHO’S first world report on vision

WHO’S first world report on vision

Individuals with more allergic diseases have higher asthma risk

Individuals with more allergic diseases have higher asthma risk

New gene-editing study finds protective genes against Zika virus

New gene-editing study finds protective genes against Zika virus

Some pharmacists not adhering to therapeutic guidelines, QUT study finds

Some pharmacists not adhering to therapeutic guidelines, QUT study finds

Some pharmacists fail to adhere to therapeutic guidelines, highlights study

Some pharmacists fail to adhere to therapeutic guidelines, highlights study

First treatment approved by FDA for chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps

First treatment approved by FDA for chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps

Oral steroid use in patients with inflammatory diseases increases risk of infection

Oral steroid use in patients with inflammatory diseases increases risk of infection

Scientists discover weakness in common cold virus

Scientists discover weakness in common cold virus

Previous dengue infection could protect against Zika-associated damage

Previous dengue infection could protect against Zika-associated damage

The return of the measles: are we going backward?

The return of the measles: are we going backward?

Study: Measles outbreaks may become more frequent if vaccination rates continue to decline

Study: Measles outbreaks may become more frequent if vaccination rates continue to decline

Using smartphones to capture photographs of patients' eyes may lead to misdiagnosis

Using smartphones to capture photographs of patients' eyes may lead to misdiagnosis

DZIF scientists reveal problems with available diagnostics for Zika and chikungunya virus

DZIF scientists reveal problems with available diagnostics for Zika and chikungunya virus

Insured but still in debt: 5 jobs pulling in $100k a year no match for medical bills

Insured but still in debt: 5 jobs pulling in $100k a year no match for medical bills

Four mild forms of adenovirus cases at Voorhees Pediatric Facility under control and no new cases reported

Four mild forms of adenovirus cases at Voorhees Pediatric Facility under control and no new cases reported

Measles can be deadly for people with weakened immune systems

Measles can be deadly for people with weakened immune systems

Study reveals promising new drug candidate to treat acute renal failure

Study reveals promising new drug candidate to treat acute renal failure

Immunization shots effective at preventing measles

Immunization shots effective at preventing measles