Good Morning America anchor Amy Robach often shared about her breast cancer diagnosis in 2013 and her recovery process. With the discovery made due to an on-air mammogram for a segment on GMA, Robach was intentionally open regarding her journey with viewers in order to raise awareness on wellness and early detection.
With Breast Cancer Awareness month coming to a close, Robach wants to shed light on the complexity of going through cancer even when you’re technically in recovery.
Good Morning America produced a segment on mammograms for Breast Cancer Awareness Month in 2013, and Robach agreed to take part in a live mammogram. Forty years old at the time, Robach was told a few weeks later that she had stage 2 invasive breast cancer. She was immediately thrown into a flurry of tests and medical appointments.
“It can make me emotional literally thinking about it right now,” Robach recently …