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Roseanne Barr Opens Up About Going Blind & Smoking Weed

Roseanne Barr Opens Up About Going Blind & Smoking Weed

Roseanne Barr has just revealed that she is going blind.

“I have macular degeneration and glaucoma,” the 62-year-old actress shared to Daily Beast. “I just try and enjoy vision as much as possible, you know? Living it up. My dad had it, too.”

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She added, “[Marijuana is] good for me for that because I have pressure in my eyes. [Marijuana is a] good medicine for a lot of things. It’s expansive. It opens your mind. You’re like… Wow, you’re in awe. You look up into the stars. It makes you wonder. It doesn’t close that down.”

Also pictured: Roseanne wearing sunglasses hitting the Roseanne For President! premiere during the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival held at SVA Theatre on Saturday (April 18) in New York City.

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