For patients at risk for developing this painful condition, preventing gallstones includes lifestyle changes that decrease the hardening substances in your body. Florida Hospital physicians recommend these important lifestyle changes:
- Maintain a healthy weight
- Avoid rapid weight loss
- Reduce intake of saturated fats in your diet
- Talk to doctor about implications of birth control pills, hormone therapy and pregnancy.
For more gallstone prevention tips, schedule an appointment online with the physicians at Florida Hospital.