November 2020

Anatomy of the gallbladder.

The Thyroid – Gallbladder Connection.

Did you know there is a strong thyroid – gallbladder connection? This is an example, once again, of how everything in the body is connected. Importantly, nothing operates in isolation. First, let’s take a quick look at hypothyroidism. After that, we’ll look at its link with gallbladder disease. What is Hypothyroidism? Hypothyroidism is the most […]

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What Even Is the Gallbladder? And What Is Bile?

  Your gallbladder (shown in green) is your storage vessel for bile – a fluid that is produced in the liver, and then shunted to the gallbladder for storage.  Bile is released from your gallbladder when you eat a meal with fat in it.  This greenish fluid is like detergent for your body.  Just like

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