On July 18, Robin Roberts took to Instagram to share the happy news that Amber Laign had completed her radiation therapy — a milestone that is essential in her battle towards breast most cancers.
“Candy Amber finishing radiation, a vital part of her therapy!” Roberts wrote, together with a video of Laign ringing the ceremonial most cancers bell on the hospital. “We each thanks for all of your properly needs and prayers. Happy with her and all fellow Thrivers in your grit and beauty throughout a difficult time. That is certainly my #mondaymotivation.” She additionally posted an Instagram Story of Laign doing a cheerful dance after ringing the bell.
It has been a troublesome journey for each Roberts and Laign over the previous few months, with Roberts getting emotional throughout her “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” interview in April whereas discussing how they have been doing. On the time, she mentioned that she was grateful that she was in a position to give her accomplice the assist she wants as somebody who had skilled it earlier than. “I will type of give her a roadmap as a result of I’ve gone by means of it, however she’s additionally given me a roadmap on methods to be a caregiver,” Roberts shared. “I did not understand how a lot I had blocked out throughout my journey, and it was due to candy Amber — as a result of she protected me and navigated for me. So, I am doing the identical factor for her.” She additionally took it as a possibility to remind everybody in regards to the significance of standard checkups. “Get these common exams,” Roberts mentioned. “It might save your life.”