Eat Veggies or Go Blind

Bacon is the cure. OK, I just made that up, but…

A 17-year-old in the U.K. hated vegetables and refused to eat them.  And now he has permanent vision loss after years of only eating junk food.  His entire diet consisted of French fries, chips, white bread, and processed meat.  And the lack of nutrients damaged his optic nerves.  So his vision is blurry, and he’s partially colorblind.  His doctor says it’s rare and takes a long time to happen though.  And he’d already been having symptoms for a while.

Full story: (CNN)