Indepth article - Know Yourself - July 17, 2015
Digestion begins in your mouth where the mechanical action of your teeth, tongue, and jaw begins to break down food that will eventually be absorbed as nutrients.
Indepth article - Know Yourself - June 26, 2015
Your large intestine is home to millions of bacteria. Learn more about their participation in the final stages of digestion.
Indepth article - Know Yourself - June 05, 2015
Digestive enzymes are amazing protein molecules necessary for your digestive process and are produced by your own body cells. Learn more about enzymes and digestion
Indepth article - Know Yourself - April 04, 2015
The small intestine is a key player in the process of digestion and absorption as it is the major site of digestion and absorption of nutrients.
Introductory article - Know Yourself - April 04, 2015
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.