Robin Roberts Battling MDS – Take Courage


UPA Sends Our Best Wishes to Good Morning America’s Stricken Host Robin Roberts as She Battles MDS

(Excerpt from announcement on HuffPo below; click on active links to go to full article.)


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

The Huffington Post  |  By Posted: 06/11/2012 8:51 am Updated: 06/11/2012 3:57 pm


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.

Speaking on “Good Morning America” and writing on a blog post, Roberts said the disease was once called preleukemia, and is a complication from the treatment she received to beat breast cancer in 2007.

On the “GMA” website, Roberts wrote that, while there are some “scary” statistics about the disease… (click here to read more)



Ms. Roberts has already fought off breast cancer bravely, and we, the editors of Unplanned Pregnancy wish her all the best in this new challenge. Our prayers are with you, Robin.