Gallbladder Matters


Little thought is ever given to the long-term consequences of gallbladder removal, despite it being one of the most over-performed elective surgeries in the United States today. Gallbladder Matters outlines the basic functions of the gallbladder, details preventive steps you can take to keep yours healthy, and discusses what to do should a medical professional advise the surgery to you. After all, in a society where so many things seem disposable, are we ready to add our own organs to the list?

Authors: Catherine Sarchenko and Dr. Richard Sarchenko
Pages: 59