A letter from my liver


I quit drinking two weeks ago. Then, last week I went to a retreat, where I got to de-stress, unplug, eat super clean healthy food and...have a gallbladder attack? On the second night in retreat, I felt a sharp, stabbing pain in my right side and I knew immediately, oh - there goes my gallbladder! … Continue reading A letter from my liver

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Oh my aching gallbladder! (A true story)


Our gallbladders are amazing little organs. Weighing-in at just over 2 ounces, and less than 4 inches long by 2 inches wide (that's on the larger side...) the gallbladder holds onto bile created by the liver. When the bile is needed to aid digestion (especially of fats), the gallbladder contracts squirting bile into the bile … Continue reading Oh my aching gallbladder! (A true story)