- Summarize how the digestive system provides nutrients to the body tissues
- Outline the symptoms of eight common digestive problems related to nutrition
For this discussion, the student will:
Watch the following video: “The digestive system” https://youtu.be/qF6TBRaE2_A
- Describe the role of the following organs in processing the food we eat:
- Small intestine
- Large intestine
- What is peristalsis and how does it help in the digestion of food?
- Can you think of a disease or medication that would speed up or slow down peristalsis?
APA 7 ed.
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