A pile of gallstones removed from all of these gallbladders would reach the moon! Gallbladder removal is one of the most common GI surgeries performed yearly in the US. After the advent of the laparoscopic procedure in the 80s, rates of removal went even higher. Currently, 750,000 gallbladders are removed […]
Fix Your Digestion
Welcome to the journey of you: far more than simply the avenue through which you impart nutrition, your gut exerts influence of every system of the body, from the far flung reaches of the neurological and hormonal systems, to the immune system and beyond.
Hi, I’m Jillian. I’ve been in the field of integrative medicine for ten years, and am an internationally recognized expert in digestive health. Also, I am really into bacteria and the microbiome and many things related to that, like brewing my own kombucha and gardening and composting. Books and birds set my heart a flutter. I was born to write things, so I do…