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Robin Roberts On Fighting Cancer And MDS!

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Robin Roberts is a brave woman — nobody can argue that.

She's been through breast cancer, and she's now recovering from an extensive bone-marrow transplant from just 5 months ago. She's battle-hardened, wise, and can take on anything.

Here's what she said about having a shaved head this time around:

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Robin Roberts Hits Bone Marrow Transplant Milestone!

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Robin Roberts had a bone marrow transplant back in September to treat her MDS.

Since then, she's been recovering, getting stronger and healthier each day.

She recently hit a big milestone, and tweeted:

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Robin Roberts Shares A Moment With Her Pooch On Twitter!

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As Robin Roberts continues to heal from her bone marrow transplant, a furry critter will be keeping her company…

Her Jack Russell terrier KJ!!!!!!

As Robin continues to pass her milestones, KJ will surely bring a smile to his GMA host mama.

Robin tweets the following about her bestie reunion:

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Robin Roberts Updates Oprah On Recovery!!

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GOOD NEWS EVERYBODY!

Robin Roberts has given Oprah an update on her recovery… and it gets us all kinds of excited!

Robin actually called into GMA while Oprah was a guest, and had this to say:

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The World's Most Extensive Face Transplant!

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After a 36-hour surgery, Richard Lee Norris got a new face!

And not just the outside part, we mean teeth, tongue, skin and jaws.

He can literally smell and taste and everything!

He was pretty serverly deformed after an accident when he was shot in the face back in 1997.

Now he's 37 and finally looks normal enough to confidently leave the house.

He said:

"I can now start working on the new life given back to me."

This is absolutely ahmayzing!

Check out the video (above) to see his doctor talking about his transformation!

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11 Year Old Girl In Need Of Heart And Liver Transplants Kills 335 Pound Bear

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Ummm…we're not sure how we feel about this…

An eleven year old girl in need of heart and liver transplants fulfilled one of her dreams as she hunted down and killed a bear.

Kaitlynn Bessette has always dreamed of hunting bears but her condition, Triscuspid atresia, puts her in dire straights.

Enter the United Special Sportsman Alliance, an organization founded on giving children with disabilities a chance to enjoy kayaking, fishing, and yes…hunting.

Bessette called her kill was a dream come true, stating:

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Woman's Life Saved By Poop Transplant!

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We previously mentioned that a man in Nova Scotia performed a fecal enema on himself!

He did it to cure himself of the deadly bacteria C. difficile.

Well it's worked again!

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