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How do I keep my gallbladder from developing stones?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiologist (Heart Specialist)

Drinking coffee and exercising each day can keep the gallstones away. Find out what else can help prevent gallstones as Dr. Oz explains in this video.

Unfortunately, there is no proven way to prevent the formation of stones in the gallbladder. Gallstones form for a lot of reasons, some of them genetic. Diet may play a role, so eating a well-balanced diet and maintaining a healthy weight is beneficial.

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