Michelle Obama Tweets Well Wishes to ABC’s Robin Roberts

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0  Updated at 11:44 am, June 11th, 2012 By: ABC Digital
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ABC/Ida Mae Astute(WASHINGTON) — First Lady Michelle Obama has a special message for ABC News’ Robin Roberts, who announced Monday that she is battling a rare blood disorder.

“@RobinRoberts, Barack and I have you in our prayers. We believe in you and thank you for bringing awareness and hope to others,” the first lady tweeted.

The post was signed “-mo” to note that Mrs. Obama tweeted it herself.

The Good Morning America co-anchor who beat breast cancer five years ago has been diagnosed with myelodysplastic syndrome, a blood disorder that affects the bone marrow.

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