Eye_Cancer

Pigments in the whites of the eye are susceptible to cancer, just like skin. If caught early, eye cancer, or melanoma, can be removed to prevent further complications. If left ig nored, it can spread to the liver and cause death. Incidentally, melanoma can develop in any part of the body that has pigmentation.

Eye Cancer Prevention
• Have yearly eye exams
• Be aware that eye cancer can be caused by sun exposure
• Wear quality sunglasses with UV protection
• Eat fresh, leafy, green vegetables to provide extra anti-oxidants