High-fat diet could worsen age-driven blindness

12/9/2003 | MSNBC

A five-year study found elderly people with age-related macular degeneration -- an irreversible and progressive form of blindness -- can worsen the condition by eating high amounts of vegetable and animal fats. Consuming fish and nuts decreased the risks.

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