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34.4 Nutrition and Human Health -- Part 3
Meat is easier to digest than plant material, so the digestive system of carnivores is less specialized.
The stomach stores food and mixes it with mucus and juices to make chyme.
The stomach contains a lot of food.
amylase and proteases are produced by the pancreas.
The process of chemical digestion is finished by these and other idiosyncrasy.
villi are projections on the walls of the small intestine.
Water, salts, and vitamins are absorbed by the large intestine.
The intake of water and fiber is important.
Pancreatic juice is produced by the pancreas and contains amylases for fat.
The food is broken down into vitamins and minerals in the bicyle.
There are different parts of the digestive tract.
In the mouth, pepsin, trypsin, lipase, and pancreatic amylase are involved in the digestion of disaccharides and peptides.
We need an adequate amount of vitamins and minerals, as well as essential vitamins and fatty acids, when we digest the food.
Simple sugars and refined starches aren't as healthy as they should be because they provide little or no fiber, vitamins, or minerals.
Many Americans consume more than is healthy when it comes to their diet.
It is a good idea to limit one's intake of meat that is fat.
Saturated fatty acids can lead to plaque formation, which can block blood vessels.
Obesity is associated with the development of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease, making it an increasingly serious problem.
Pick the best answer for the question.
There is a digestion inbacteria.
The animals have a stomach that can hold food.
The epiglottis have to close off the trachea to swallow.
The brain can't control two things at the same time.
The appendix is connected to the cecum.
Predict and explain the results of the experiment.
Plants store their excess sugar as acids.
They are not essential in the diet.
A vegetarian needs a small amount of meat to meet their needs.
It takes a long time for snakes to swallow whole animals.
The snakes digest their food.
The drug for leukemia is well absorbed by the small intestine and not damaged in the stomach.
The drug collected from the blood is different from the drug swallowed by the patient.
Suppose you are taking large amounts of a supplement that is advertised to increase muscle growth.
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