TITLE

High-Fat Processed Snack Foods May Accelerate Vision Loss

PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Tufts University Health & Nutrition Letter;Feb2004, Vol. 21 Issue 12, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reveals that eating fat processed snack foods can increase the risk of progressing to the advanced stages of macular degeneration, according to Harvard researchers. Risk for people who had the highest consumption of total fat; Example of processed baked goods that contain high levels of saturated fats and trans fatty acids.
ACCESSION #
12419154

 

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