Get to Know the Gallbladder

by: Sarah Kolvas

IDEA Body Lab

This storage pouch sitting beneath the liver serves a helpful, though not essential, purpose in digestion.

When you think of the gallbladder, two things likely come to mind: It’s located in the right abdomen, and it’s associated with painful gallstones. But, typically, little attention goes to this small organ working quietly behind the scenes during digestion.

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Fitness Journal, Volume 16, Issue 3

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Sarah Kolvas

Sarah Kolvas IDEA Author/Presenter