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Does imbalance in the cortisol and insulin levels cause inflammation around the eyes?

I have experienced inflammation around my eyes causing a slight blurred vision. I believe it
is caused when my cortisol levels and insulin levels are imbalanced. I believe the imbalance has
cause a level of reactive hypoglycimea and brain Fog. Can you confirm this?
Fri, 31 Aug 2018
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Ophthalmologist 's  Response
Hi,

Usually, inflammation around the eyes will not cause blurring of vision as vision is a function of the inner layers of the eyes. Still, I advise you to go for a full ophthalmological check up to rule out what is going on.

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