This #Reporter Didn’t Want To Do This #TV #Segment But Luckily She Did

When ABC anchor Amy Robachs was asked to go get a mammogram for a television segment, she was reluctant. She had been putting off the treatment herself due to her hectic schedule. She eventually conceded… and it was a good thing, because it saved a life – hers…

When Amy Robach got a mammogram for a news segment, she didn’t anticipate to get life-changing news.

she didn't anticipate to get life-changing news

She merely planned to debunk the treatment, to motivate others to go for routine check-ups.

She simply hoped to demystify the procedure

She was a hectic mom and anchor, so going for a mammogram had not been a concern for her. Now, she is definitely glad she did.

She was a busy mother and anchor

It was announced that Amy has breast cancer and will go through a double mastectomy.

It was announced that Amy has breast cancer and will go through a double mastectomy

After the mammogram on-air, she was recalled into the workplace by physicians.

recalled into the workplace

That night, everybody flew into New York City and began getting ready for a battle.

that night everyone flew into New York City and we started gearing up for a fight

Amy was fortunate that the cancer was discovered early and she has the chance for treatment.

Amy was lucky that the cancer was caught so early and she has the option for such aggressive treatment

She had hoped the segment would save somebody’s life. She simply did not think that life would be hers.

She hoped the segment would save someone's life

Cancer is severe. Never ever postpone self-examinations or mammograms. Advise your good friends to arrange their medical check-ups by sharing this story.

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