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    Tyra Banks
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8. Gallstones

Gallstone attacks can often strike after eating a fatty meal, causing pain the right side of the abdomen and can last from anywhere from 30 minutes to a few hours. Untreated, gallstones can lead to serious health problems, and sometimes even death.

To help prevent gallstones, doctors recommend sticking to regular meal times, maintaining a healthy weight, and eating food high in fiber and calcium and low in fat.

If you are trying to lose weight, like Black was, do so slowly.

Watch this for a better understanding of the treatment options available.

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