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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 Knight (1694)
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 Knight (1694)
Monday June 11, 2012, 9:47 am
Thank you VeganLaura Anne...

Daisy 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 O (562)
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 Knight (1694)
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 (22)
Monday June 11, 2012, 1:56 pm
Chemo is poison. Best wishes to her.

Barbara K (62)
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 (207)
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 (356)
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 C (217)
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 (342)
Tuesday June 12, 2012, 1:19 pm
I love Robin.I wish her the very best.She is in my thoughts and prayers.

Nelson Baker (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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