Health with Dr. Paula: Symptoms of pink eye

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Pink eye or conjunctivitis can spread very easily, and it's one of the most common and treatable eye conditions in children and adults.

Pink eye is highly contagious and individuals with pink eye should keep their hands away from their eyes, so that it won't spread to other people.

Some of the symptoms of pink eye include increased tearing, swelling of conjunctiva or eyelids and sensitivity to bright light.

If you have any symptoms of pink eye make sure to contact your doctor for an examination.

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