When is surgery necessary if you have endometriosis?

Endometriosis can be a painful and frustrating condition. It’s important that you know when to seek treatment and what options are available. Many women affected by endometriosis experience painful periods, cramping, heavy bleeding and bloating. Sometimes, symptoms are so strong that day-to-day activities become a struggle. While there are treatments that can give you relief,…

Laparoscopic gallbladder removal (Cholecystectomy): An overview

Laparoscopic gallbladder removal, or cholecystectomy, is one of the most common surgical procedures. This surgery is performed laparoscopically under general anaesthesia and carries only a small risk of complications. The gallbladder is a pear-shaped organ located in the upper right side of your abdomen, below your liver. It collects and stores a digestive fluid produced…