Symptoms, conditions and causes

What are the risk factors for gallstone formation?

Risk factors for gallstone formation include obesity, rapid weight loss, high-carbohydrate low-fiber diets, prolonged fasting, sedentary lifestyle, nutrient deficiencies, and certain medications like estrogen and cholesterol-lowering drugs. Awareness of these factors can help you make informed choices to support gallbladder health and reduce the risk of gallstones.

Last updated: Jun 20, 2024 15:01 PM