Can regular exercise reduce my risk for gallbladder disease?

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There is no proven way to prevent gallbladder disease, but exercising regularly may help reduce your risk for it. The number one risk factor for gallbladder disease is obesity. Exercising regularly, along with consuming a healthy, low-fat diet, can help you achieve and maintain a normal weight, which may in turn reduce your risk for gallbladder disease.

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