Robin Roberts is aware of all too nicely in regards to the significance of getting an incredible assist system whereas coping with most cancers.
On Feb. 24, the Good Morning America anchor revealed that she will likely be stepping away from the morning present now and again to assist her companion Amber Laign as she goes by means of chemotherapy remedy for breast most cancers.
“My candy Amber wished me to inform you one thing that she’s been dealing with. On the finish of final yr, Amber was identified with breast cancer,” Robin, 61, mentioned in a video posted to Twitter. “She had surgical procedure final month and this morning will start chemotherapy.”
The GMA anchor mentioned the prognosis was good and he or she and Amber have been grateful to their shut family and friends for protecting the analysis personal till they have been able to share with the general public.
“She and I’ve been collectively virtually 17 years and have helped one another by means of our challenges like my journey with cancer,” Robin mentioned. “It is my flip now to be there for her like she was for me.”