“GMA” host Michael Strahan’s daughter, Isabella, has bravely shared her battle with medulloblastoma, a malignant brain tumor. During an emotional segment on the ABC morning show, Isabella, accompanied by her father, revealed that her health ordeal began in early October when she underwent emergency surgery. Michael temporarily stepped away from his hosting duties to support his daughter through this challenging time.

Isabella is set to commence chemotherapy at Duke Children’s Hospital in February, maintaining a positive outlook, stating, “I’m ready for it to start and be one day closer to being over.” Her strength has garnered immense support from fans, who flooded Michael’s Instagram with words of encouragement.

Medulloblastoma primarily affects children, impacting muscle coordination, balance, and movement. Treatment typically includes surgery, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy. Isabella’s journey serves as a testament to the power of determination and unwavering familial support in the face of adversity.