Conjunctivitis occur in Children

Jan 26, 2009

Conjunctivitis is an inflammation of the conjunctiva of the eye. The eye appeared red eye, watery, itchyness and eye lids binds together after long period of sleep. Usually washing with water to open eyelids. .
Conjunctivitis usually follows respiratory tract infection or maybe allergic reaction or have acquired the disease from infected person. It is easily spread to other members of the family if not careful of the secretion which leads to cross contamination. There must be a good and proper handwashing. Towels, handkerchief and clothings must be separated from other members of the family. Used tissues must be disposed properly .
Consult the doctor for proper management , treatment and advices.


Proper way of administering eye drop solutions:
For an eyedrop solution - drop at the inner canthus of the eye or in the eye by pulling down the lower eyelid then closed or open for several times to spread the solutions in other parts of the eyes

1 comments:

PinayWAHM said...

Hi Nay Belen....

Thankfully hindi ako ganong nagkaka sore eyes...known as pink eye. Buti na lang kasi contagious and I don't want my little girl to get it....

Musta na po?

Juliana

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