Robin Roberts On Recovery: 'Every Day I Feel More Like My Old Self'

Access Hollywood

It's been five months since Robin Roberts underwent a grueling bone marrow transplant and the "Good Morning America" anchor says she's finally beginning to feel healthy again.

"Every day I feel more like my old self. I didn't think I would," she told People.

PLAY IT NOW: Michael Bolton On Cutting His Long Hair Off: It Was 'Traumatic!'

Robin was so weak when she left the hospital in October that she had trouble walking. Though she's fortunately on the mend, the anchor admits she still struggles with after effects.

"I've still got chemo brain and my vision is blurry," she told the mag.

VIEW THE PHOTOS: Stand Up To Cancer 2012

PHOTOS: Stars Who Have Beaten Cancer

The 52-year-old will return to her "GMA" post on Wednesday and though her hair is still gone due to the treatment, Robin is taking her new, low-maintenance 'do in stride.

"Whatever," she said of losing her hair. "I'm thankful I have a pretty-good-shaped head!"

VIEW THE PHOTOS: TV’s Favorite Talk Show Hosts

The journalist has projected a strong persona during the months-long ordeal, but admitted it was a battle - especially immediately following her diagnosis with MDS.

"I was literally on the floor," she told the mag of her reaction to her diagnosis with the disease. "I collapsed.

VIEW THE PHOTOS: Celebrity Cancer Survivors

"It's important people know I'm not always [feeling positive]," she added. "But I choose to be happy and not string together the bad days."

-- Erin O'Sullivan

Copyright 2013 by NBC Universal, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.