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Eye Health: Dreaded pink eye is contagious, but it’s also easy to treat – and even avoid

By Dr. Dawn Stratton KyForward columnist   An eye with conjunctivitis (Photo from Wikimedia Commons) If you have children, there’s hardly anything more dreaded than hearing there’s a case of pink eye in their classroom. Pink eye is highly contagious and is most common in preschoolers, schoolchildren, students, teachers and daycare workers. However, pink eye is easily treated and can be avoided...