7-Year-Old Girl Shaves Her Head In Solidarity With Her Little Sister In Remission From Cancer

October 27, 2014 8:48 PM

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7-Year-Old Girl Shaves Her Head In Solidarity With Her Little Sister In Remission From Cancer

"She adjusted to everything and just accepted everything," the girls' mom Andrea Gorsegner told The Huffington Post in an email. "I remember this one time when Hannah had just gotten home from school, I was making dinner for the girls when Natalie began vomiting blood (with blood steaming out of her nose as well). Hannah was only 5-years-old at the time, and instead of crying along with Natalie being totally freaked out, she held Natalie's hand next to me, stroked her head and kept saying over and over, 'It's okay sweet girl, mommy is right there with you.'"

Now that Natalie is finishing up her chemotherapy treatment and is in remission, 7-year-old Hannah has decided to do something really powerful to support her little sister. Last week, the New Jersey second grader shaved her head and donated her hair to Wigs for Kids.

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