Mothers and daughters share a special bond.
For Heather and London Wilson, their bond is unlike any other.
The mother-of-three was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor in the summer of 2016. She immediately started treatments to keep the disease at bay.
A few days before Christmas, the family received some devastating news that they weren't expecting.
Her 14-month-old daughter, London had a yolk sac tumor near her ovaries.
After noticing blood in London's diaper, this mom is devastated that her daughter will be in this fight as well.
“All I heard was ‘tumor’ and ‘childhood cancer,’” the Georgia mother, tells Us. “I’ve never felt what I felt at that moment. My body was convulsively crying like, ‘This is my fight. This is my fight, not my baby’s.’”
Now this mother and daughter are in the fight for their lives as they battle cancer together.
Heather’s aunt, Pam Hunt, told the Today Show, “Heather is a warrior, and London is a warrior just like her mom. No young mother should have to be fighting what she’s fighting anyway, and now her daughter has to have the same fight. It just seems like it’s one in a million.”
Continue to the next page to see how they're doing now.