Pinkeye for Kids
Pinkeye is the most common eye problem kids can have. It causes redness, itching, inflammation, and pus to collect in the eyes.
Word! Conjunctivitis for Kids
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) for Teens
Conjunctivitis, commonly called pinkeye, is an inflammation of the tissue covering the eye and inner surface of the eyelid.
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) for Parents
Pinkeye, or conjunctivitis, is the most common eye infection affecting kids. Learn more about pinkeye and how to prevent it from spreading.
Eye Infections - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Learn about pinkeye and other eye infections.
Eye Conditions & Problems - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Learn all about problems that can affect the eyes.
Seasonal Allergies (Hay Fever) for Parents
At various times of the year, pollen and mold spores trigger the cold-like symptoms associated with seasonal allergies. Most kids find relief through reduced exposure to allergens or with medicines.
Common Infections for Teens
This section has information on common infections like colds and the flu.
Common Childhood Infections - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
From diarrhea to cold sores, find out about infections many kids get.
Rubella (German Measles) for Parents
Rubella infection, or German measles, usually is a mild disease in kids that can be prevented with vaccination. Its primary medical danger is to pregnant women because it can affect developing babies.