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Robin Roberts MDS: 'GMA' Co-Host Announces She Has Bone Marrow Disease, Will Undergo Transplant (VIDEO)

Health & Wellness  (tags: Robin Roberts, bone-marrow disorder, MDS, kick-back, breast cancer, Robin's blog, Faith in God, bittersweet, video )

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An emotional Robin Roberts announced on Monday that she has been diagnosed with a rare blood and bone-marrow disorder called MDS, and will undergo a bone marrow transplant.

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Barb K (1683)
Monday June 11, 2012, 9:10 am
The GOOD NEWS: Robin's sister is a PERFECT MATCH!! Hang in there Robin!! We LOVE YOU and are ROOTING for YOU!!!

Laura H (964)
Monday June 11, 2012, 9:25 am
Robin will be in my thoughts and prayers.

Barb K (1683)
Monday June 11, 2012, 9:47 am
Thank you VeganLaura Anne...

Daisy Correa-Bagnoli (3)
Monday June 11, 2012, 10:01 am
We will pray!!!!

Bianca D (87)
Monday June 11, 2012, 10:11 am
So glad her sister is a match; hope the transplant goes well. Thoughts & prayers to Robin. Tx Barb.

Catherine Turley (192)
Monday June 11, 2012, 10:15 am
there's nothing more disappointing that thinking you beat a disease and are in the clear, only to have it recur or be diagnosed with additional problems. the good thing is that robin is tough.

Fiona Ogilvie (597)
Monday June 11, 2012, 10:45 am
Blessings on this brave lady. Thank you, Barb, for the information.

Patrizia S (315)
Monday June 11, 2012, 12:04 pm
Noted TY. Barb

Alice C (1797)
Monday June 11, 2012, 12:56 pm
All the best to Robin and her sister. Healing prayers for them both.

Barb K (1683)
Monday June 11, 2012, 1:50 pm
Wish I knew how to get this post and all these wonderful thoughts and prayers to Robin!!

Veronica C (25)
Monday June 11, 2012, 1:56 pm
Chemo is poison. Best wishes to her.

Barbara K (60)
Monday June 11, 2012, 1:56 pm
Thanks, Sweetie, all the best is wished for Robin. I saw an item on the news about her this morning.

Carol H (229)
Monday June 11, 2012, 2:23 pm
oh for heavens sake!!! my prayers to her!!!

mar l ene dinkins (264)
Monday June 11, 2012, 2:29 pm
my prayers for her.

Lisa Neste (205)
Monday June 11, 2012, 2:41 pm
Noted, she's a brave lady, with a positive attitude. Hopefully she will sail through this, the way she did her bout with breast cancer. Glad to know her sister is a match. All the best to her. Thanks for posting Barb.

Pat B (357)
Monday June 11, 2012, 4:49 pm
Prayers and thoughts as Robin undergoes her transplant with her sister!! TY, Barb for this. Saw it on the news.

Michael Carney (218)
Monday June 11, 2012, 6:24 pm
Noted, Good luck to Robin and her Sister, and thanks for posting, Barb...

Sue L (65)
Monday June 11, 2012, 8:22 pm
Thanks for posting Barb. I hadn't heard the news and only wish her the best. I'll be praying for Robin.

Esther Z (94)
Monday June 11, 2012, 8:41 pm
Noted. Ms. Roberts is a survivor and one tough cookie; I'm sure she'll beat this set back. Still, my prayers are with her and her family!

Lydia S (155)
Monday June 11, 2012, 9:07 pm
Good luck to her .

Carol Dreeszen (346)
Tuesday June 12, 2012, 1:10 am
Wishing her the best of luck and hope she can beat this!!

Past Member (0)
Tuesday June 12, 2012, 6:13 am
send robin healing wishes and prayers.

Christeen A (445)
Tuesday June 12, 2012, 1:19 pm
I love Robin.I wish her the very best.She is in my thoughts and prayers.

Nelson B (0)
Tuesday June 12, 2012, 4:07 pm
I wish her the best.

Agnes W (141)
Wednesday June 13, 2012, 1:22 pm

marie C (163)
Wednesday June 13, 2012, 4:08 pm
Thank you for posting I will pray for her a very strong positive lady

Jacqueline H (9)
Wednesday June 13, 2012, 4:57 pm
You are in my thoughts and prayers Robin.

Robert O (12)
Friday June 15, 2012, 3:49 pm
Wishing her all the best! Thanks Barb.
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