In a recent paper, researchers in the Philippines noted that the World Health Organization has identified vaccine hesitancy as one of the top 10 threats to global health.
It all started when I felt a dull bloating pain in my abdomen that comes and goes and is sometimes accompanied by diarrhea in between. I went to see my family doctor and she sent me to a series of lab tests- blood, urine, stool, and pelvic ultra-sound. The results came in and everything was fine. I should have felt relief, however, the same symptoms were still there.