Is pink-eye / Madras eye contagious?

  • Posted on: 10 March 2015
  • By: admin

Yes, viral conjunctivitis (pink-eye/madras eye) is very common and is extremely contagious. Avoid touching eyes with your hands, wash hands frequently, do not share towels, and avoid work, school or daycare activities for a least five days or as long as discharge is present.