Harvard Medical School study suggests: Regular eating peanuts, can not be susceptible to gallstones, and accept lower risk of surgical treatment. Harvard Medical School, a research team of the 43,823 cases of middle-aged men with 12 years of
Harvard Medical School, a research team of the 43,823 cases of middle-aged men with 12 years of follow-up survey found that a week to eat peanuts or some nuts from the food of men and men do not eat or eat very little compared with gallstones occur to reduce the risk of 30%.
Another at Harvard Medical School study, researchers carried out 80,718 cases of middle-aged women 20 years of follow-up investigation was conducted in the course of 7831 cases of cholecystectomy accepted for respondents to conduct a detailed analysis of the diet and found that eating peanuts 5 ounces per week more than women and do not eat or rarely ate peanuts from the women compared to the acceptance of risk of cholecystectomy to reduce by 20%. Most gallstones are cholesterol stones, when the abnormal lipid metabolism in vivo, the bile cholesterol, bile acid and lecithin ratio will be out of balance, cholesterol crystal formation of gallstones would be. The peanuts on the preventive effect of gallstones may be derived from peanuts, it is capable of regulating lipid metabolism function.