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Ex-U.S. President George H.W. Bush shaved his for a 2-year-old boy. The boy, Patrick, is the of Mr Bush's bodyguard. He has leukemia - a disease. Treatment for it people's hair fall . Bush wanted to help Patrick. Bush, 89, now like Patrick. Someone said: "It's to tell them ." Bush also helped with Patrick’s hospital bills. People can money on a website started by Mr Bush's other . They also shaved their head.

Mr Bush's Robin died from leukemia 60 years ago. She was four years old. He worked for years after to get money for leukemia . In 2004, the Robin Bush Clinic at a hospital in Texas. Leukemia is a kind of blood . Anyone can it. It once killed many people, but today there is at hospital. It's easier to children than adults. In 2000, around 256,000 people got leukemia, and 209,000 died it.

 


 
 
 

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