Gall bladder is a thumb shaped organ under the liver which stores bile which is essential for digestion. Swelling of the gall bladder causes gall bladder disease. Gall bladder disease occurs when the gallstones formed can block the duct that leads from the gall bladder.
Stones in the gallbladder are referred to as gallstones
There are two types of gallstones:
Cholesterol stones are more common, They can vary in size from a small grain to the size of a big golf ball
Surgeon may perform the commonly used technique called laparoscopic gallbladder removal
Drugs that dissolve gallstones caused by cholesterol are an option if you cannot undergo surgery. These medications may take several years to eliminate the gallstones.
Foods to be avoided
Beet root, Cucumbers
Egg, pork, onions, milk, beans, nuts, coffee
Apples, Consume citrus foods, apricots, berries, and guava
Vegetable juices of beets and cucumber as well as celery, carrots, beet greens
Saturated fats like Clarified butter,
Fresh garlic for cleansing of the liver.
Sweet potatoes, Ripe tomatoes
Cold water fish
Lemon. Drink lemon juice mixed with warm Water in the morning
Chocolate, ice-cream and milk products
Grapes and fresh juice of organic grapes
Cabbage, cauliflower, radish and turnips
Coconut (Coconut in oil form is rich in Medium chain Triglycerides)
Wheat and barley, Reduce intake of carbohydrates
Omega 3 rich oils like flax and hemp. Add these Oils in the salads preferably in the raw form.
Legumes and beans
Lots of water
Low fat cottage cheese
Reduce alcohol consumption
Source: Portal content team