Robin, 51, said on this morning’s show that she will check into a hospital on Tuesday. “I’ll begin the process,” she said on air. “It still takes about 10 days after being admitted because there are some things you have to go through before the (bone marrow) transplant actually occurs.”
Robin’s sister, Sally, has been “getting shots” in preparation to be her donor, said Roberts.
Robin, a breast cancer survivor, announced in June that she was suffering from MDS (myelodysplastic syndrome), a rare blood and bone-marrow disease.