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US anchor Amy Robach finds cancer after TV mammogram

12 November 2013 Last updated at 15:54 GMT

Good Morning America's Amy Robach has revealed she will have a double mastectomy this week, a month after undergoing a mammogram on the show.

The 40-year-old correspondent discovered she had breast cancer after reluctantly agreeing to have a screening filmed for the ABC show.

This is how she told her story to the GMA audience.

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