Coffee consumption and gallbladder disease

Four prospective cohort studies have evaluated possible associations between coffee consumption and the development of gallbladder disease (or symptomatic gallstones). An Italian study4 with 1962 participants and 104 new cases of gallbladder disease (diagnosed by ultrasonic or X-ray techniques) reported an inverse association between coffee consumption and gallbladder disease. The Health Professional Follow-up Study (HPFS)5 … Continue reading Coffee consumption and gallbladder disease