You will, no doubt, remember our coverage of Joe Edwards earlier this month [see here]. He is the Bayonne, New Jersey man challenged with Myelodyplastic Syndrome. This is the same blood disorder that Good Morning America’s Robin Roberts is recovering from [years before her health challenges, we CYInterviewed Robin, see here] after receiving a bone marrow transplant.
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Joe Edwards: This Hero of Bayonne, New Jersey Now Needs Help Himself; Faces Myelodyplastic Syndrome, the Blood Disorder that Good Morning America’s Robin Roberts is Recovering From
This past June, Robin Roberts, of Good Morning America, announced she was dealing with her second health challenge in five years. She announced, on the ABC morning program, that she was challenged with Myelodysplastic Syndrome. This syndrome is a blood disorder impacting the bone marrow. For an individual who is afflicted, a bone marrow transplant is needed. Just this week, it was reported that Robin wants to head back to Good Morning America in February. We are pulling for her recovery.