There have been recent reports and scientific studies that in fact the appendix does have a use. Why not remove the gallbladder (At least 10% of adults get stones in their gallbladder) at the same time to ensure against future issues? Is the limit a 5% chance of a problem? What other physiological issues have a 5% chance or greater of occurring and do we use surgery to eliminate that chance? What about tooth aches? Are you doing anything preventative such as extractions?

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  1. I, too, am glad to hear you’re feeling beettr. 100 miles on the bike and recovery from gall bladder surgery all over the course of a few weeks? You are one tough cookie!

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