By: Terry Graedon August 10, 2017 0 Comments
    Mediterranean Diet Cuts Chance of Gallbladder Re…

    Gallbladder removal is one of the most common surgical procedures in the United States. It is performed when gallstones made of cholesterol or bilirubin block the bile duct causing intense pain. In an…

    By: Terry Graedon June 13, 2013 4 Comments
    Crash Diets & Gallstones: A Painful Price

    Crash diets are popular this time of year as people try to get into shape for swim suits. Those of us who have added a few pounds over the winter may become impatient about shedding them. When standar…

    By: Terry Graedon August 19, 2007 31 Comments
    Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs and Muscle Pain

    Q. I have read about how people experience muscle pain with Zetia and statin-type cholesterol drugs. That happened to me as well. My doctor prescribed TriCor instead and it has lowered my cholesterol …