7-year-old girl permanently loses all her hair after her body aggressively reacts to the flu (and her response is dazzling)

Just a few months ago 7-year-old Gianessa Wride had beautiful brown hair. But on January 1, 2017 her mom, Daniella Wride noticed something strange about her daughter's long locks.

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