GLENN BECK SHOCKER

Published on: July 19, 2010
GLENN BECK SHOCKER

FOX News host GLEN BECK tells audience grim doctor's report -- he's going blind!

In Salt Lake City over the weekend the controversial host, 46,  stunned an audience of true believers when he told them he may be going blind.

At an American Revival  meeting , Beck tearfully said,  "I can't focus my eyes."

"I went to the best doctor I could find, while I could still go to the best doctor I can find," Beck took a;pot shot at health care reform.

Beck, said he had been diagnosed with the eye disorder macular dystrophy,

He said the doctor told him, "You could go blind in the next year . . .

"Or you might not."

Macular dystrophy affects the retina specifically a tiny concentration of cells called macula. The macula is needed for sharp central vision, detailed tasks such as reading, driving, and recognizing faces.