Gallbladder – You’ve Got Gall

Gallbladder – You’ve Got Gall
The gallbladder collects and concentrates bile, a substance made by the liver and used to digest fat. Bile helps keeps your cholesterol in check! Gall stones are the crystals that sometimes form from the bile. You can give your gallbladder a break by laying off the fat. In Japanese, the word for gallbladder, tan-nou, also means skillful or proficient. You go, Gall! Get some gallbladder-y gifts in the I Heart Guts store. SHOP THIS ORGAN »

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