BY Seana Johnson

When my daughter, Preslie, was eight years old, I noticed that her left eyelid seemed to be a little droopy. But I never expected it to be a type of cancer called adenoid cystic carcinoma of the lacrimal gland. Her left eye just was not symmetrical with her right eye. I didn't want her to feel embarrassed about it, so I didn’t bring attention to it. Her regular eye checkups never showed anything out of the ordinary discovered....

Preslie Johnson rings the gong at her last proton therapy treatment on March 5, 2021.