Pink Eye Awareness Session
Pink eye, also known as conjunctivitis, is a common eye condition that can be both uncomfortable and highly contagious. In the pursuit of spreading awareness about this ailment, Dr. Ayesha, a dedicated pediatrician of Rukhsana Foundation conducted an awareness session to educate students and the broader community about the causes, symptoms, and preventive measures associated with pink eye.
She stressed the importance of not self-medicating when dealing with eye irritation and instead seeking professional help. She highlighted prevention measures, such as not sharing personal items and maintaining hand hygiene.
Dr. Ayesha provided guidance on the proper management of Pink Eye, including frequent face washing, the use of prescribed eye drops and wearing sunglasses for eye protection. She also emphasized avoiding medicated soaps.
By spreading awareness and knowledge, Dr. Ayesha and the foundation aim to improve eye health and reduce the impact of pink eye in the community. Remember to consult a healthcare professional for proper diagnosis and treatment.