Former President Bush shaves head to support cancer patient


Mr. Bush and members of his security detail shaved their heads after learning that 2-year-old Patrick, son of a member of the Bush Protective Division was battling leukemia.

Members of the Bush Protective Division launched a web site,, to assist with medical bills and have organized the Inaugural Patrick's Pals Motorcycle Benefit run August 10 in Kennebunkport.

Aside from shaving his head, the former president and Mrs. Bush made a donation to the foundation.

The Bushes lost their second child, Robin, to leukemia 60 years ago this October at the age of four.

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