Isn’t it Ironic, Don’t You Think?

An Eye-Opening Experience

Sam shaves his head for the first time to raise money for childhood cancer research.

The Stuff of Nightmares

Sam starts treatment for his cancer.

She took my hands and told me I had leukemia. She told me that we were going to be admitted to the hospital that day and that we were going to start treatment right away. She also told me that everything was going to be ok.

A Turn for the Worse

Sam starts physical training to walk again.

The Shave After

Sam shaves his head after battling cancer himself.

As I watched that weird and patchy hair hit the floor, I thought about all I’d been through since my first shave. I thought about how I was alive today because so many before me sat in chairs like this and were willing to lose their hair to fund lifesaving research — the same research that allowed me to receive frontline treatment and be here today.

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