Articles categorized under "Red Eye"

Different conditions that can result in a red eye.

Fungal Keratitis

Fungal keratitis is a serious infection of the cornea—the clear, round dome covering the eye’s iris and pupil. Symptoms of... View Article

Herpes Keratitis

Herpes keratitis is a viral infection of the eye caused by the herpes simplex virus, best known for causing cold... View Article

Allergies and the Eyes

Approximately 22 million people in the United States suffer from seasonal itchy, swollen, red eyes. Airborne allergens, such as house... View Article

Dry Eye

Your eyes constantly produce tears at a slow and steady rate so that they stay moist and comfortable. Some people... View Article


“Pink eye,” the common name for conjunctivitis, is an inflammation or infection of the conjunctiva. The conjunctiva is the outer,... View Article

Lid Margin Disease (Blepharitis)

Lid margin disease (Blepharitis) is a common and frequently chronic inflammation of the eyelids. Symptoms include irritation, itching, and, occasionally,... View Article