Robin Roberts

Robin Roberts Returns Home From Hospital!

Good Morning America co-host Robin Roberts has returned home after 30 days in the hospital. Roberts received a transplant to treat MDS. The popular journalist tweeted the news on October 10. GMA published a clip of her thanking the doctors and nurses who helped treat her. Watch the video at ABC News!

Robin Roberts Updates Viewers on Treatment Status

Robin Roberts provided Good Morning America fans an update on the status of her chemotherapy treatment and impending bone marrow transplant via her ABC blog, telling them “My body is weak but not my mind.”

Last Sunday to lift my spirits I threw a little party at my apartment for my “GMA” family.  The next morning I walked through the hospital doors, with my guardian angels -- mom & dad -- back together and blazing a trail ahead of me. 

The start of last week went well but the daily chemo/treatment caught up to me by the weekend. My body is so weak but not my mind. YOU give me the courage to keep going.

So today is my last day of chemo... Wednesday is called a day of rest, yay, right! The transplant is scheduled for Thursday morning.

Bless you & Onward!

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Robin Roberts Enters Hospital For Treatment

Good Morning America host Robin Roberts has checked into the hospital to begin treatment for her bone marrow transplant.  On the ABC blog she wrote a message to viewers,

Holding a picture of my two guardian angels..mom and dad.

The journey continues today as I head to the hospital and begin the process of returning to full health.

Are you in agreement? Grateful to those who have shared their stories with me.

As momma use to say: "We all got somethin'!"

Lifting you up as you have for me...This too shall pass.

Oh, by the way, as my friend India.Arie sings...I am NOT my hair.

Onward and looking upward. Blessings to all...XO

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Robin Roberts' Mother Dies

The mother of Good Morning America host Robin Roberts has died in Mississippi at the age of 88. Roberts, who left ABC’s morning show a day early for her own medical leave, flew to the Southern state to be with her mother Thursday. Friday, George Stephanopoulos revealed the passing of his co-host’s mother on Good Morning America.

Our thoughts are with Robin Roberts and her family.

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Oprah Winfrey Among Subs for Good Morning America's Robin Roberts




Get ready to wake up to Oprah in the morning. The Mighty O has been listed as one of several celebrity co-hosts tapped to sit in at Good Morning America, with Robin Roberts having temporarily departed the show for medical leave.

While Roberts is out, Winfrey,Katie Couric, Barbara Walters, Diane Sawyer, Chris RockRob Lowe, Kelly Ripa, the entire cast of Modern Family and other surprise guests will fill in. An emotional Roberts told viewers:

I'm having to move up my schedule. I am very blessed. Forty percent of Americans can't even take a sick day, and here I know that I'm going to have a job when I come back.

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Katie Couric, Barbara Walters and Diane Sawyer to Fill in During Robin Roberts' GMA Medical Leave


As of Friday, Aug. 31, Good Morning America host Robin Roberts will begin an extended medical leave. According to TV Guide, The View’s Barbara Walters, World News’ Diane Sawyer and talk show host Katie Couric will fill in for Roberts during her absence.

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