Introductory article - Know Yourself - December 03, 2020
Your small intestine is anything but small. At 3 metres in length it is the major site of digestion and absorption of nutrients obtained from the food that you eat.
Introductory article - Eat Well - November 26, 2020
Fibre refers to a group of carbohydrates found in plants. Dietary fibre is an essential component of eating for health and provides many health benefits.
Indepth article - Know Yourself - May 22, 2020
Your stomach plays a very important role in your digestive process, particularly in protein digestion, but very few nutrients are absorbed from your stomach into your body.
Introductory article - Know Yourself - June 28, 2019
Your gastrointestinal tract on its own cannot complete the processes of digestion and absorption of nutrients obtained from foods and beverages. Learn about several internal accessory organs which help complete the process.
Introductory article - Eat Well - July 20, 2018
Whole grain foods promote health and yet many people do not consume enough to reap the benefits. What do we mean by whole grain foods and how can you make the best whole grain food choices?