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    loismarywatts posted:
    I have needed reading glasses for 20 years and have been able to see distance very well. As of four days ago I no longer need reading glasses but am having trouble seeing distance. I have Diabetes, Lupus, High bp,and have recently done a 12 day dose of steroids. Can anyone shed some light on this for me?
    Alan M Kozarsky, MD responded:
    I think we can figure this one out. Very likely that your blood sugar is elevated and this has caused a "nearsighted" shift in your vision. i.e. better vision at near and worse far away.

    First action should be to tell your doctor and have the blood sugar tested (treated).

    The vision should go back to "distance" once the blood sugar is treated.

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