During the early part of 2016, Nelly Ating had a severe cough, swollen feet and suffered from frequent fainting episodes. The photojournalist told CNN she was "waiting to die," during those painful months as she went from one doctor to the next, desperately seeking a diagnosis for the mystery illness. "One doctor treated me for whooping cough, another said I had typhoid. For six months nobody knew what was wrong. I was depressed and in so much pain, at some point, I gave up and was waiting to die ...
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Added July 25, 2019