Good Morning America anchor announces breast cancer diagnosis

Maria Gifford Editor
  • ABC's Robin Roberts announced yesterday (Tuesday, July 31) that she has been diagnosed with breast cancer.

    The Good Morning America anchor is receiving a flood of online support, including those of ourĀ community experts and members here on, as well as the over 6,000 comments (to date) on Take a look:

    And Now She's One of Us: Robin Roberts' Breast Cancer Diagnosis

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    And many more.

    Such an immediate, overwhelming response is indeed proof of the true existence of the breast cancer family, and as our expert patient PJ Hamel so thoughtfully put it: "...she's one of us."

    Good luck and many prayers to Robin. She has our full support.

    Best of health,

    Maria Gifford

    Community Moderator

Published On: August 01, 2007